In cooperation with Designer Wiebke Steinert and other artists who are connected to the exhibition Gaudiopolis a Attempts at a Joyful society will several workshops take place in GfZK. Workshops are focused on creating children’s magazine FLIPPO Gaudiopolis, which partly continous from previous successful project FLIPPO der Bananenkopf, an unique project from children to children where each of the child has important voice and can vote democratic. Whereas FLIPPO der Bananenkopf was linked to two primary schools in Leipzig Schönefeld and editors were based on regural meetings, FLIPPO Gaudiopolis is open to public and there is no need to join all of the workshops (but highly recommended).
Children are involved in process of designing magazine and also introduced with some of the printing techniques.
The resulting project – Kindermagazine FLIPPO Gaudiopolis will be presented at the end of the exhibition, accompanied by Children’s press conference.
FLIPPO Gaudiopolis consists of three key topics: Education, Work and Freetime within main topic the Children’s City.