tent city at stuttgart 21 by frank bayh & steff rosenberger ochs
tent city at stuttgart 21 by frank bayh & steff rosenberger ochs tent city at stuttgart 21 by frank bayh & steff rosenberger ochs
may 23, 2012

tent city at stuttgart 21 by frank bayh & steff rosenberger ochs

‘die entwicklung neuer stadtquartiere im herzen der city’ or ‘the development of new urban quarters in the heart of the city’ by frank bayh & steff rosenberger-ochs

the building of the ‘stuttgart 21’ has commenced, a train station which is predicted to have the largest construction site in europe. a resistance to the project has since been growing, with demonstrators setting up camp on location to prevent progress. the new urban districts were captured by german photography studio frank bayh & steff rosenberger-ochs in a series entitled ‘the development of new urban quarters in the heart of the city’.

the images showcase make-shift homes occupied by the protesters. the ad-hoc complex has resulted in a colorful and organic mixture of materials including tarps, umbrellas, sticks and blankets, all compiled into the metropolitan dwellings. the personalized teepees showcase a different type of architectural expression springing from necessity into accidental and eclectic structures.

  • qué divertido! ahora el Primer Mundo se divierte con las Villas Miseria o Villas de Emergencia del tercer Mundo, me encanta! cada vez más decadentes…

    Pat Mac Dougall says:
  • This to me is a glimpse into the future. Save the world or forever live like this.

    nature-ke-rakshak says:
  • una mierda hipócrita

    Santiago Luis says:
  • this is now

    Charmain Giuliani says:
  • “Architectural expression?” Wow. Well, at least this has the potential for this photographers career. Are those backgrounds part of the original photos? I heard there was a group that wanted to “occupy” their occupation

    mstndvn says:

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