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Member of the week: Bjørn de Wildt

Bjørn de Wildt  is the course holder of our PRESENT YOURSELF course, which had a very successful first round in January. He studied at the Fontys Academy for Theater in Tilburg (NL) and was named “Talent of the year 2008”. He is a socially critical theater maker that is concerned with the participatory role of the audience. He […]

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FASHION DESIGN: BAG-STAGE

You meet our course holders at betahaus almost every day. Now we decided to launch a little exploration series and show you how their natural environment looks like, what they do when they are not teaching at betahaus| Education. We are happy to present you our first field report on the topic of BACKSTAGE: the […]

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THIS WEEKEND _ ARTISAN!

It’s about to get crafty up in this betahaus! It’s time for making, it’s time for getting to know new technologies and techniques, because it´s Artisan Weekend! Woo-hoo! We’re teaming up with General Assembly and Esty to bring in the best.   This weekend kicks off on Friday morning with workshops and lectures to turn […]

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MAKER WEEKEND # 2

You still remember how to get things done rather than just talk about them? Quite possibly you do since the last MAKER WEEKEND was not that long ago. But now it`s time to get back to the holy motion of making! More exact time is 23/24 Feb – MAKER WEEKEND # 2.

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CHRISTMAS TREES IN BETA

We have created our interpretation of a christmas tree. With it, we tried to bring the charms of a warm little forest to betahaus. We wanted to create little corners were people could hide and find his own space, and open areas where people could gather together under its magic. Now, in the spirit of […]

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Maker Party on 30. August

betahaus | is going to build a SPACESHIP on the 30th! Come and join us! – Okay, just kidding. We won´t build a spaceship (for now…). However, there will be a kickass Maker Party on the 30. August and we would love to see you there! If you want to find out how to build a […]

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MAKERLAB ON HUMAN RIGHTS

The Human Rights MakerLab is a collaboration between DMY, InterInstitute in Berlin,humanrightslogo.net, Open Design City and numerous content partners. It is facilitated by Jay Cousins​ and Pedro Pineda using the MakerLab Process. The common understanding of human rights and societal norms are defined by our surroundings, but do they truly correspond our personal attitude? Are […]

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AN ARMCHAIR ON A BIKE?

Cargo bikes are a new form of bike transport. Bikes are already commonly used as a perfect environmental-friendly way of transporting yourself. You burn fat, stay healthy, save money, never get stuck in a traffic jam, etc.  But what if you are not alone, but accompanied by a cozy armchair for your apartment? Then you […]

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A FAB CAFÈ – LET S DO THIS!

Last week we got to know about the Tokyo based FabCafe throughout Weaving Cats Travel Log Blogpost over here. Michelle also wrote about it since she was there with Peter. What strikes me about this place is it’s welcoming atmosphere and casual introduction to fabbing. It’s in the heart of one of the busiest neighborhoods […]