I amsterdam

CAPTIVATING CULTURAL CONTENT When it comes to culture, Amsterdam is one of the world’s hubs. The city is home to around 100+ museums and galleries, numerous nightclubs, world-renowned theatres and concert halls, myriad music venues, and hosts some 300+ festivals...

This Is Ikon

This Is Ikon Ten+ years is a long time, and that’s how long my most recent stint as a roving editor with Ikon was. In this time I produced their blog Play, undertook photo research for SmartStone, and most recently worked on Bonnae Gokson’s sumptuous book...

Watching flowers die

Watching flowers die Water won’t save them. They’re in a strange space, a weird place. Cut from their source of nourishment, stems draw sustenance from the fluid they’re standing in, for now. That will dry up or stop supplying what they need....

Bin across the road

The bin across the road There’s a bin across the road. Dutch text on the sign above it roughly translates to: “Do you want to live on a clean street? Then don’t leave your rubbish beside the bin.” The evidence above suggests that the sign is largely ignored, or...

Just like in the movies

Just like in the movies Amsterdam • May 2020 One sunny Saturday morning a good few weeks into the first lockdown, piercing screams and incoherent shouting from a nearby apartment changed the mood of the day. The crash of a mirror shattering. Bundles of 12” singles,...