We are so smart, we don’t have answers to our own questions

Smart cities are talked about as if they are a real eventuality in the future. Our cities can evolve in a direction which is smart or intelligent only if we first know ourselves up to a certain degree. Knowing ourselves is not easy. But it is doable. Why is self-knowledge a pre-condition to the realization […]

A journey into the material culture of neighbourhoods

What do the things that we possess and hold dear say about us? Do they reveal our character? And if yes, how and with how much detail? We are inviting local residents to share the things that they live with in their lives. I suggest ways that could shed some light on what possession of […]