ReThink Festival #2 - T E A S E R

@ Prinzessinnengärten - May 7. 2016, 12.00-18.00... 

Prinzenstr. 35 – 38 /  Prinzessinnenstr. 15 (U8 Moritzplatz), 10969 Berlin

A sublimely, shunky PRETASTE of ReThink Festival #2! In the lovely Outdoor Kitchen and around.
ReThinking Fashion and Food. ReClaiming Culture! 



Outdoor Kitchen ”yard”

Spinning, Dyeing & Printing workshop with Asli Hatipoglu and Alina Sara Völker

During this workshop, Asli will cook and talk about her work with food leftover dyeing and from 13.45 to 15.45 experiment with her very first beetroot printing ink. Asli Hatipoglu is an Amsterdam based textile artist/ chef who organizes events related to food, extracting kitchen waste to tell stories through textiles. Her work explores the possibility of sustainable textiles and the meanings that disappear with them.

Alina Sara Völker is a Berlin based costume/textile designer who is specialized in dyeing with plants, urban plant fetching and focuses on regional materials. Alina Sara will show how to wash raw sheep wool (regional Brandenburg wool), cleaning and carding wool, spinning it into a yarn using spindles.

Circular Fashion & Open Source Session with Open Source Circular Economy Days

In this session we will introduce you to circular economy and it's
relation to textiles, fashion and open source! We will also talk about
the upcoming Open Source Circular Economy Days - a global and local
Berlin event to explore the subject ( And in the end we
will reninvent together a company or project of our choice as an open
source circular company - using the open platform design flowchart

Students from the Humboldt University doing research on plant consciousness will do mini presentations of their projects and feedback rounds with the audience. Introduction by the teacher/project leader Filipe-Guilherme Pirl. Blog:

Outdoor Kitchen

Jazz up your knitwear with hook and needle with Bennelle and upcycling macrame with Ute Stephani

Trashion with Kulturlabor Trial&Error

[Trial and Error and the Trashion Battle, Butt And Better 4 at Grünau. Pictures by Andi Lipsi and Tau*MH]


Experimental food waste printing on textile with Asli Hatipoglu


Screen printing with garden themes on organic cotton with Mara from Prinzessinnengärten. You can bring your own clothes and textiles to print on.


Probiotic Bacteria Bar from 16.30 until the end. Probiotic Cocktails served up by Bacteria Barista, Alexis from Edible Alchemy! 


Waste cooking workshop and dining with Lenni from Prinzessinenngärten, Asli and Alexis...

Stay tuned for more updates! 

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OPEN CALL: The date for the 2nd edition of our ReThink Festival in collaboration with Prinzessinnengarten is set to Saturday July 23. We've kept a couple of spots open, so if you have a fine idea for a workshop, performance or interaction please come talk to us!

The ReThink Teaser happens in conjunction to the Plant Swap Market and montly Reuse Tage with Urban Mining, Repair & Reuse Skillsharing. Besides workshops, talks and food, there'll be art, music and more fun.

Welcome! Willkommen! Välkomna!
Bring your friends too!