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,...

ZigZagCourant

ZigZagCourant A collaboration with the team from Flaneur magazine, ZigZagCity, OMI and 15 hand-picked international contributors who answered a competitive call to take part. This two-day workshop with artists, designers, architects and writers uncovered Zuidplein...