TRACY·TV #52: Dutch pavilion at Venice Architecture biennale

TRACY·TV #52: Dutch pavilion at Venice Architecture biennale

The Dutch pavilion at this year’s Architecture biennale in Venice was designed by The New Institute to look like a locker room, with bright orange doors that you could open to discover the secrets within. The theme was the future of work, now that everything, even sex, is being automated. In the main exhibition hall, Crimson created a thoughtful and attractive exhibition about the impact of migration on cities. 

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De stad in Spraakmakers: doe-het-zelf in Oosterwold

De stad in Spraakmakers: doe-het-zelf in Oosterwold

Elke dinsdag ben ik voor het nieuws van 11 uur te gast in het KRO-NCRV programma Spraakmakers op Radio 1 om actuele ontwikkelingen op het gebied van architectuur en stedelijk leven te besprekenDeze week: in Oosterwold wordt een radicaal nieuw experiment gehouden met doe-het-zelf woningbouw én stedenbouw. Zelfs de wegen zijn een zaak van de bewoners zelf – en die betalen ze ook zelf.

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TRACY•TV #50: Places of Hope in Leeuwarden

TRACY•TV #50: Places of Hope in Leeuwarden

‘Places of Hope’ is an exhibition in the Fries Museum in Leeuwarden as part of the city’s role als cultural capital this year. Curators Maarten Hajer and Michiel van Iersel offer us an optimistic look at the future. For sure there are many problems in the world, but there are also lots of inspired people who have come up with innovative solutions. ‘Sun for everyone!’

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