COVID-19 has affected the creative industry worldwide, yet Berlin creatives have come up with new ways present their craft and to interact. Berlin has always been known for its resourcefulness, and creatives have applied this ingenuity here, innovating in the digital social scene by using existing tools in new ways to create new experiences.
Below are some unique ways Berlin creatives are tackling the issues brought by the virus:
The Collective Action Nightlife Emergency Fun
Locals have come together to collect emergency funding for at-risk nightlife workers in Berlin. The shutting down of nightclubs means these people are out of jobs, and this emergency funding helps mitigate the economic damage that COVID-19 is creating.
Questions for you:
What changes once we make these social spaces digital?
Will the digital event become a more normalized way to socialize?
Are people more open to attending these digital events?