Skalitzers Gallery, which hosts special exhibitions of street art, has found unofficial homes in which to squat among Berlin's abandoned buildings. Photo: Katie Hammel, SFC / SF (articles includes places to eat and visit and stay at in Berlin)
The Kunsthaus Tacheles, Berlin. A group of artists successfully saved an former department store from demolition. They set up a cultural centre and nightclub here. Tacheles is a dilapidated, graffitied shrine to art and alcohol.