“Space Pioneers” by Juliana Matos

The following photographs were taken as part of the photo and video series “Space Pioneers” by Juliana Matos.

In researching and developing content for the Creative Footprint in Berlin, we met with some of the key players in the scene to chat about the past, present and future of Berlin clubbing.

Sascha Disselkamp
founding member of Clubcommission
Fiese Remise
Falk Walker
founding member of Clubcommission, “Father of Kreuzberg”

Ipse
Pamela Schobeß and Lars Döring
Kreuzberg promoters with over twenty years in the scene
Gretchen
Dimitri Hegemann
widely considered to be the father of Berlin techno
Kraftwerk/Tresor
Steffen Hack
longtime owner of one of Berlin’s most celebrated clubs
Watergate‍
Tobias Euler & Jakob Turtur
Master of Disaster and official spokesperson for underground art collective Jonny Knüppel
Jonny Knüppel