Berlin Design Forges

Berlin Design Forges

The future of design is increasingly maturing in Berlin. More than 3,000 students are enrolled in local universities and institutes in design oriented fields of study. Many graduates also stay in Berlin after their successful course of studies, and after graduation, by virtue of Berlin’s good conditions, freelance as designers, framers or within the fashion industry. And thus, Berlin is not only the future, but also the leading edge of contemporary design.

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The Berliner Technische Kunsthochschule (btk) is the only Science Council accredited private college for design in Berlin. The tightly organized and laid out over seven...
The lesson plan of the Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weißensee is bountiful: sculpture, stage and costume design, painting, fashion design, product design, textile and pattern...

Located directly on the water, this romantic, relaxed and comfortable restaurant is decorated with wooden furniture, old lamps and ornate picture frames. Simply put, Freischwimmer is a cool location in Kreuzberg’s Flutgraben area. The restaurant is in a very old building that was once used for renting and repairing boats. The entrance is directly next to Berlin’s oldest gas station. You can sit outdoors during the summer and indoors during the winter.