TRACY•TV #29 – Changing Life Hub, Marjolein Moorman and Ryan Lizza

TRACY•TV #29 – Changing Life Hub, Marjolein Moorman and Ryan Lizza

This week I was in full preparation for my Stadsleven talkshow about our obsession with health. Sanne and I visited the Changing Life Hub of Tom Barten who created a one-stop-shop with a gym, delivery meals and active wear to create your healthy life style. Furthermore, I was interviewed by Marjolein Moorman, chair of the labour party (PvdA) in Amsterdam about Happy Amsterdam. I also dined in our StadsSalon with members of the Summit Foundation about water. On Sunday, I interviewed Ryan Lizza, journalist of the New Yorker, about what Trump has brought the world. And he thinks Trump has a chance of being re-eclected again…

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TRACY•TV #28 – Dutch Design, Dan Brown and the Ragazze Quartet

TRACY•TV #28 – Dutch Design, Dan Brown and the Ragazze Quartet

A wonderful performance of the Ragazze Quartet at the String Quartet Biennale opens this weekvlog. In the weekend I went to the Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven where I met Peter van Assche before his People’s Pavilion, a building made of 100% borrowed materials. Also I went to the exhibition ‘Materialising the Internet’ in MU. The end of the week was very special with a big John Adams event about the new book of Dan Brown.

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Dimitri Nieuwenhuizen: ‘Een vormtaal die je brein niet kan bedenken’

Dimitri Nieuwenhuizen: ‘Een vormtaal die je brein niet kan bedenken’

De Bond van Nederlandse Ontwerpers (BNO) reikt op 28 oktober, tijdens de Dutch Design Week, de Piet Zwart Oeuvreprijs uit aan de drie leden van ontwerpcollectief LUST: Dimitri Nieuwenhuizen, Thomas Castro en Jeroen Barendse. Het wordt een feest met een donker randje. Niet alleen is LUST na twintig jaar onlangs ontbonden, maar ook verwacht Nieuwenhuizen (46) de uitreiking niet mee te kunnen maken. Hij is ernstig ziek en heeft nog enkele weken te leven, als ik hem eind september spreek.

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