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Gardens & Shelter

The following photo series, Gardens and Shelter, both by Henk Wildschut, illustrate the construction of domestic space for a limited and uncertain time lapse. Its fate at a micro-scale relies not on personal choice but on international law being applied to these

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Gardens & Shelter

The following photo series, Gardens and Shelter, both by Henk Wildschut, illustrate the construction of domestic space for a limited and uncertain time lapse. Its fate at a micro-scale relies not on personal choice but on international law being applied to these

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Dubai is an old city

^ Skyscraper Index. Booms and Crises throughout highrise buildings. Art After Democratism, Installation by Jonas Staal at Traffic, Dubai. Image by deconcrete2013.         ^ Traditional masonry wall with coral stones. Sharjah, UAE. Image by deconcrete2013.      

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Dubai is an old city

^ Skyscraper Index. Booms and Crises throughout highrise buildings. Art After Democratism, Installation by Jonas Staal at Traffic, Dubai. Image by deconcrete2013.         ^ Traditional masonry wall with coral stones. Sharjah, UAE. Image by deconcrete2013.      

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Form following Waste & Kinship

^ Monument built with whale bones in Alaska. Image via bloomberg tv   If we look at two types of traditional dwellings in the North Arctic area, whalebone structures and snow houses, we can read a whole ecology and economy

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Form following Waste & Kinship

^ Monument built with whale bones in Alaska. Image via bloomberg tv   If we look at two types of traditional dwellings in the North Arctic area, whalebone structures and snow houses, we can read a whole ecology and economy

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collapsible markets

^ Mobile stalls and devices to let the train pass through. Rom Hoob Market, Thailand. images via othermarkets   Rom Hoob Market / Mae Klong Railway Market Thailand   [Phenomena of Transition. read full text by Soranart Sinuraibhan at othermarkets]   […] There is

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collapsible markets

^ Mobile stalls and devices to let the train pass through. Rom Hoob Market, Thailand. images via othermarkets   Rom Hoob Market / Mae Klong Railway Market Thailand   [Phenomena of Transition. read full text by Soranart Sinuraibhan at othermarkets]   […] There is

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Waiting to Die

^ Cartography of of the migrant boat tragedy within NATO maritime surveillance areas (early Spring 2011). Source: Charles Heller, Lorenzo Pezzani and SITU Studio, Forensic Architecture (ERC) via the guardian.   A group of 72 sub-Saharan men, women (some pregnant)

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Waiting to Die

^ Cartography of of the migrant boat tragedy within NATO maritime surveillance areas (early Spring 2011). Source: Charles Heller, Lorenzo Pezzani and SITU Studio, Forensic Architecture (ERC) via the guardian.   A group of 72 sub-Saharan men, women (some pregnant)

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sweet beets cannot survive without political protection

^ Monument of Sugar, 2007 by Van Brummelen & De Haan. 304 sugar blocks installed at Argos, Brussels.   <Following the discovery that a large amount of European sugar ends up outside of Europe, we embarked on a research trip to investigate

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sweet beets cannot survive without political protection

^ Monument of Sugar, 2007 by Van Brummelen & De Haan. 304 sugar blocks installed at Argos, Brussels.   <Following the discovery that a large amount of European sugar ends up outside of Europe, we embarked on a research trip to investigate

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fortress Europe

^^ ‘Encampments’ in Europe and around the Mediterranean Sea (waiting areas for admission or deportation of migrants). By Migreurop, 2009. vs. ^ Irregular Migrant routes, by ICMPD.

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fortress Europe

^^ ‘Encampments’ in Europe and around the Mediterranean Sea (waiting areas for admission or deportation of migrants). By Migreurop, 2009. vs. ^ Irregular Migrant routes, by ICMPD.

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linking America

^ Map by Bill Rankin, 2005, 2006.   After discovering RadicalCartography online archive through StudioMagazine, I felt really anxious by looking at this map on the urban mass transit systems in North America. There are no borders, no seashore, no

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linking America

^ Map by Bill Rankin, 2005, 2006.   After discovering RadicalCartography online archive through StudioMagazine, I felt really anxious by looking at this map on the urban mass transit systems in North America. There are no borders, no seashore, no

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Drafting Defeat: 10th Century Roadmaps, 21st Century Disasters

^ [images & text by Slavs and Tatars. Drafting Defeat: 10th Century Roadmaps, 21st Century Disasters, 2007. Maps of The Arabian Peninsula, Egypt, Syria, The Persian Gulf, The Caspian Sea and Iraq by Abu Ishaq Ibrahim Ibn Muhammad Al-Farsi al-Istakhri aka Abu’l Qasim Ubaid’Allah Ibn Khordadbeh aka Al

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Drafting Defeat: 10th Century Roadmaps, 21st Century Disasters

^ [images & text by Slavs and Tatars. Drafting Defeat: 10th Century Roadmaps, 21st Century Disasters, 2007. Maps of The Arabian Peninsula, Egypt, Syria, The Persian Gulf, The Caspian Sea and Iraq by Abu Ishaq Ibrahim Ibn Muhammad Al-Farsi al-Istakhri aka Abu’l Qasim Ubaid’Allah Ibn Khordadbeh aka Al

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starlings say the winter is here

With hungry predators hovering nearby, the little birds must converge, flocking together, in an attempt to confuse the sparrowhawks, buzzards and peregrine falcons. […] Each starling tracks seven other birds – irrespective of distance – which produces the group’s aerial ballet. [all

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starlings say the winter is here

With hungry predators hovering nearby, the little birds must converge, flocking together, in an attempt to confuse the sparrowhawks, buzzards and peregrine falcons. […] Each starling tracks seven other birds – irrespective of distance – which produces the group’s aerial ballet. [all

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self-sufficiency calculator

How to visualize Neo-Agrosophy and the hypothetical reterritorialization of a field when living off-grid: < FieldMachine 1.0 [developed by FieldClub] is an interactive webtool which you can use to design your own self-sufficiency ‘unit’ based on what you would like to

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self-sufficiency calculator

How to visualize Neo-Agrosophy and the hypothetical reterritorialization of a field when living off-grid: < FieldMachine 1.0 [developed by FieldClub] is an interactive webtool which you can use to design your own self-sufficiency ‘unit’ based on what you would like to

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Travellers

Dale Farm is a territory of contradiction, where a legal border divides a community. Two adjoining sites, 30-min-train away from London, used to be scrapyards that were turned into living quarters. The first estate was self-established as a nomad settlement

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Travellers

Dale Farm is a territory of contradiction, where a legal border divides a community. Two adjoining sites, 30-min-train away from London, used to be scrapyards that were turned into living quarters. The first estate was self-established as a nomad settlement

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berlin trash connection

Pfand is a magic and highly used German word for deposit; it functions as a sort of informal contract between two parties or even a contemporary form of barter. Usually involving small valuables, it is largely used for returnable bottles.

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berlin trash connection

Pfand is a magic and highly used German word for deposit; it functions as a sort of informal contract between two parties or even a contemporary form of barter. Usually involving small valuables, it is largely used for returnable bottles.

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The Maghreb Connection

The Mediterranean Sea is not a sea; it is Southern Europe’s border wall. The Maghreb is literally any territory west from Egypt; Cairo functioned as the georeference for a Greenwich-like system in the Arab world. The Sahara Desert was traditionally

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The Maghreb Connection

The Mediterranean Sea is not a sea; it is Southern Europe’s border wall. The Maghreb is literally any territory west from Egypt; Cairo functioned as the georeference for a Greenwich-like system in the Arab world. The Sahara Desert was traditionally

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flying White House

How to modify a standard aircraft into one of the main centres of itinerant global power?

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flying White House

How to modify a standard aircraft into one of the main centres of itinerant global power?

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