Urban Lab Medellín-Berlin

Urban Oasis is an architecture and urbanism collective from Berlin that focuses on co-produced projects for social and spatial transformation. Based on a participatory approach, they work hand-in-hand with local communities, authorities, academia and initiatives in order to create and implement holistic and sustainable interventions.

The Urban Lab Medellín | Berlin is an international cooperation initiated by Urban Oasis in collaboration with Habitat Unit at Technical University Berlin, Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana Medellín, Arch+ Verein, Alfred Herrhausen Gesellschaft and the Centro Cultural de Moravia.
It is a Think and Do Tank, where inhabitants, students, artists, architects and urban actors from Colombia and Germany come and work together, with the goal of develop an adaptive Urban Coding process for informal settlements that can be transferred and adapted to similar contexts around the world.