Park Dein Park

A van with a green loading area parks at changing locations and demonstrates alternative uses of parking space in the city. In 2022, the van was part of the Architecture Week A7.


Project location: Munich; Old Town; Kanalstraße / Liebherrstraße
Street segment: parking spaces (1 parking space)
Project dimension: 10m2

Project period: several days (25.06. - 01.07.2022)
Project frequency: recurring at different locations (since 2019)

Initiators*: Professionals (IFUB* architects and interior designers), interest group (Association of German Architects - BDA)
Project creators: Professionals (IFUB* architects and interior designers)

Construction type
Space elements: object, vegetation
Material: Small pick-up truck (Ape), solid wood boards, foil, soil
Planting: flowers, perennials, vegetables and herbs in boxes

Planning: Own contribution (IFUB*), Association of German Architects - BDA)
Production: own contribution (IFUB*)
Material: own contribution (IFUB*), sponsoring
Maintenance: own contribution (IFUB*)

Approval format
Residents' parking permit

Planning context
Thematic planning context ★★★☆
Location-specific planning context ☆☆☆☆

Access: permanent, public
Target group: residents, passers-by
Program: Urban Gardening

Research sources
Own recordings of the authors
Interview: Email communication with Bernhard Kurz of IFUB* (07/12/2022)

Lea Aicher, Katharina Dropmann, Florian Strehle, Pia Winder

Editorial revision
Felix Lüdicke, Gero Engeser, Katharina Dropmann