Project Space Vienna

We finally succeeded and moved into our new project-space at the „Nord-West-Bahnof“ area. The freight station is still a very busy logistic hub. Contrary to our first assumption that, because of the transformation of the area into a mixed use development (residential/ office) the warehouses are almost empty,  it turned out that as many of the big players and forwarders moved out, lots of little businesses – like vendors, delivering and relocation services, car parts dealers etc. rented smaller lots. So did we! We now have an office space next door to some forwarding agents and a storage-lot in one of the big warehouses. In both spaces we start to set up our installations/ cartographies.      ...

Tow Coupling

Since the car is supposed to tow a trailer, a tow-coupling was mounted. To check out cross-border businesses, we made use of a slovakian company located at a strategic crossing of two major traffic-corridors in...

Picking up the Van

The Van: FORD TRANSIT got a new engine and some other things had to be fixed at the workshop in Grossraming/ Upperaustria. Thanks to Andreas Reisinger and his...

Mounting the Body

While we are preparing our trip, the basic structure of the trailer is completed in a Viennese workshop in...

Projectspace

One of the very ideal nodes in Vienna for running a project space would be the former North-West-Railway terminal....

Van

Preparing for our first extensive research trip to Tallinn and Edirne = Looking for a cute van to be used as mobile office and unfoldable display: Ford Transit (name = program) for Stop and Go. Nodes of Transformation and Transition...