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Remember the alarm clocks? Those in the old days, mechanical ones with sounds that could wake up everybody in the whole house - so different now...
Sketched up this drawing yesterday… Researching it, I wonder why it is so often the young that have to change the ways of the adults, and the kids that take action to stop their parents from ruining our planet
Still trying to grasp the change here, from fighting loneliness, to moving as far away from each other as possible... it seems like it happened in a second
Some days it seems to me like the digital dimensions might still be working, but reality is less so...
The latest news tells everybody to keep a distance to stop the virus... Schools are closed, public places empty and we are all keeping our distance
While walking I could hear it from a long distance - the highway, I knew there were a footbridge, so I could get over
Co creation is also about place-making and architecture, about creating places where people can walk, meet, discuss and innovate together
Innovating is often better with an element of chaos, chance and music mindsets thrown into the session
Drawing of a group of people holding hands making a search chain, and the same people making a line, walking after each other. Community illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt
Preparing my talk about Citizen science and how we can understand it, both as creating trails and as images, I sketched up a scientist in a boat with just one oar
Expectations comes in many forms - some of them are our own, in our backpack - other expectations are from those around us
Farming machines today comes in a new scale and with added artificial intelligence - Maybe even with new kind of needs?
What we focus on seems to me to define us more than we realize, no matter if we walk away from it or towards it.
There are more than a billion cars on our planet, and the number of vehicles keep growing even though cars look less and less like the answer to many of the both local and global challenges we face today
Habits are a bit like places... or maybe we can also see them as trails? Notes on habits, recovery and paths
We humans put a great pressure on Earth, if we had to carry all our stuff, our impact on the planet would most likely be much smaller
Umbrella vs boots - seeing what we lack The double envy paradox Text and illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt Often the grass can look greener on the other side, as we focus on what we lack instead of what we have. The good thing is that by talking together we can get the other side of... Continue Reading →