«PEOPLE» awarded the BKM-Prize

Posted on June 09, 2015

On in the occasion of the symposium "Art of Mediation - Mediation of Art" held on 02 June, 2015 at the premises of the Genshagen Foundation the three nominees for the renowned german BKM prize for Cultural Education have been revealed.

Ayleen Meissner, co-founder of "PEOPLE Berlin - street children make fashion" and her team have been awarded the grand prize. Together with deprived adolescents and disadvantaged young people and the support of various parterships they have founded a fashion label.

Built on unsusual cooperations with civil service organizations, supporters of the automobile industry, the film industry, cultural institutions and artists, the project initiators and the young people formed the label PEOPLE Berlin. The project has been developed in interexchange with Studio Fashion Design.