U!R Commons Expo 2023

30.11. -13.12.2023. Opening: Thursday 30.11. 18.00, Opening hours: Tuesday and Wednesday 15.30 – 20.00

Exhibition of the U!REKA Lab: Urban Commons in the Forum Deutscher Werkbund Hessen, Weckmarkt 5, 60311 Frankfurt.

In the context of the U!REKA Lab: Urban Commons students of the international network from Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Gent, Helsinki, and Ostrava will present their artistic-ethnographic and documentary research on urban commons initiatives in the different cities as well as project proposals as well as project proposals to promote urban co-creation and commoning.
In addition, the results of this year’s international network exchange meetings in Ostrava and in Frankfurt, where students and teachers from the universities came together to work on local urban planning and social issues.

The U!REKA Lab: Urban Commons is an initiative of the partner universities of the U!REKA Higher Education Alliance. At the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences (Frankfurt UAS) the teachers and curators of the exhibition are Angelika Plümmer, Petra Schwerdtner (department of Architecture, Civil Engineering, Geomatics) and Raul Gschrey, Jutta Stocksiefen and Katharina Stephan (department of Social Work and Health).