In a world that is increasingly evolving around the fast and the ugly, we should go back to a future in which the necessity of the fast, is being replaced by an environment that brings excitement in a profound experience; lasting; true and intense. So, I spend a day away from haste, congestion, speed and chaos. It feels almost [...]

Mijn experiment hier bevalt tot nu erg goed. Beijing is erg indrukwekkend; in z’n grootte, in het tempo waarmee alles verandert, de mensenmassa’s, de universiteit, en de bijna perfecte staat van onderhoud waarin de historische gebouwen verkeren (alles is gerenoveerd voor de olympische spelen namelijk..). Bij aankomst moest er wel [...]

Here are some pictures of my recent trip to the Lama Temple. This temple is located in the North East part of Central Beijing, within an old Hutong district that is still relatively intact. Once a former imperial palace, it is now one of the most famous Buddhist monasteries in [...]

Water divides and water creates. Streams of running water always have an amazing capacity to cut through landscapes, whether these are forests, mountains, plains or fields, the water cuts and divides the areas. In this way it enables specific identity and partitioning for the separated environments. Water also creates environments [...]

Norway is one of the Western nations that enjoy a rich abundance of dramatic natural wealth within its boundaries. These natural resources on the one hand account for a large share of Norway’s national income, in terms of oil reserves, but on the other hand allow for serenity of pristine [...]