Drawing of a man sitting on top of a thick book with the title "knowhere" and a woman with backpack climbing the edge where the title is "knowedge". Illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Drawing up two different ways to understand on top of a book

illustration of people walking under a sign that writes "home as trail" Drawing by

Walking along home instead of to it

The classic silo mentality is something many of us try to battle, but these defense towers like structures are more incorporated into our mindsets than we like to imagine and before we know it, we’re back in the silo

Space is not only created in what we can feel and see, but more than we realize – also in sounds

Locals view their places very different from how visitors view the same landscapes – Often we forget these differences

Drawing of red shirt woman walking from baby to old age around a rice paper lamp. Artwork by Frits Ahlefeldt

My ideas about how we (can) tell stories in circular ways

Logbook 15 March – Ink sketch detail from today

drawing of a mother and daughter walking while a car drives past with two person in it. illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Logbook 30 Dec. Back in the studio wondering about the difference between driving and living a life on foot today

man standing among framed images

Logbook 17 Dec. Moving artworks around on a long Sunday in the studio

photo of the book "not knowing"

Starting to read the book “Not Knowing” today, about how knowledge can be a challenge and make you blind, there is a thin edge between knowledge and the unknown where ideas can fly.

Woman walking with bird on a leash

Researching perspectives on how philosophers have used thinking while walking

Frits Ahlefeldt, walking on road, photo

Comparing different perspectives on how to see the world, worked with vehicle based understandings today

Drawing of a guy jumping between digital clouds

Logbook 29 November – a day in the digital reality cloud

Train running on music, not coal, drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt

Logbook 17 Nov. 2017 If trains where free for musicians, when my feet turns the other way around, and trees talk Text and drawings by Frits Ahlefeldt, Hiking.org I’ve been drawing up thoughts and understandings today, wondering about things like trains, feet and sunsets, while sketching watercolors of what-ever came to my mind: Here are […]

Woman busy on her phone dragging a kid. Snapshot as they pass by a narrow alley with Earth in there somewhere

Two competing theories battle today: One saying new tech will save our planet, while the other theory, says… “sorry, I was on the phone, did you mention a planet? “

Drawing of of a father and daughter, throwing small pebbles into a lake, illustration by Frits ahlefeldt

Sketch and log from 6. Oct. 2017, Sitting by a lake, throwing tiny pebbles, together with my daughter

Man walking happily backwards over an edge

Concerning the future… Reading The book “future babble” on a Wednesday, Great book ( so far ) 🙂

Badger in a tuxedo suit Watercolour illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Watercolor of badger in tuxedo suit

Watercolor of a tropical storm hitting an area

Visual journalism using watercolors

Watercolor and text by Frits Ahlefeldt

Photo journalism has largely replaced illustrated journalism over the last fifty years, but could the hand-drawn images be on their way back? Maybe there is room for it now that digital photo-taking is busy exploring new terrain, merging with 3D and 360 degree views, Laser, infra-red, time-lapse, night-vision and other out of the ordinary photo-techniques – making room for journalists to experiment with other forms of visual content Continue reading

Drawing of a bearded man with two doors as eyes

Drawing of a man