What to do with the city when no one wants it?

What to do with the city when no one wants it?

200 years of urban development seemed to be a primal force and natural law as reliable as gravity. There will always come a day when Mega trends weaken and become questioned. This development is often quick and surprising, this has now happened. What will become of...
On Creativity

On Creativity

Are you creative? Probably not. True creativity is rare, most surveys of creativity show this, but that is not something you need to lament. Yesterday I met one of the people behind Justin Bieber. A cog in the great machinery that makes everything function for a...
The Venice Biennale 2019

The Venice Biennale 2019

Design, Idiots, Muzak and Ugly is ugly The worlds oldest art biennale takes place in a city that is hard not to love. Despite gigantic cruise ships that regularly rape the green lagoon with erect steel hulls and harmful swells in their wake. Waves that destroy the...
Ronald Jones 8/7 1952 – 9/8 2019

Ronald Jones 8/7 1952 – 9/8 2019

As mentioned earlier our dear friend and colleague Ronald Jones has passed away after a time of illness. It makes me, among other things, think about the adage that states that no people are irreplaceable. I really don’t believe this. My friend Ronald will never be...