Join the Berlin Open Lab

The core of the Berlin Open Lab is its open research culture. We are always looking for promising researchers and matching projects that are located at the interface between arts, sciences and engineering.
If you want to participate with a project, you will find information on project formats, requirements and criteria below.

Project Criteria

The board of the Berlin Open Lab is choosing projects on the basis of the following criteria:
  • Academic research projects and collaborations of the Departments of Architecture, Media and Design at the University of the Arts Berlin and the Technical University Berlin

  • Experimental projects with a focus on digitalization are favored

  • Transdisciplinary approaches including society, politics and / or the private sector are preferred

  • Interest in the exchange of knowledge and experience

Application requirements

  • Submitted portfolio and project description

  • For project submissions and more information please contact info(at)

Project formats

DURATION 1 day – 2 weeks

PERSONS up to 30 persons


DURATION 1 – 3 months

PERSONS 1 – 2 persons


DURATION 3 months – 12 months

PERSONS 2 – 3 persons


DURATION 12 months – 24 months

PERSONS 2 – 5 persons


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