In September 2018, YANG Fan from CECP (China Endangered Culture Protectors) and Silvan Hagenbrock, urbanist and editor of CITYMAKERS, travelled together for 10 days from Xi’an to Taiyuan tracing cultural relics sites. Why go to all these places?
Urbanist, editor and Social Design
After several stays in China (Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen) Silvan graduated in Urbanistik at Bauhaus-Universität Weimar with his documentary ADDIS ABABA – CHINESE NEW FLOWER on China’s investments in Ethiopia. In Weimar 2013 he co-initiated the artistic-urbanistic collective Raumstation Weimar, Berlin, Vienna. He is part of the Social Design Arts as Urban Innovation Studio at Vienna’s University of Applied Arts and is an editor of Goethe-Institut China Online Magazine. Since 2016, Silvan is part of CONSTELLATIONS’ CITYMAKERS core-team.