Posts Tagged ‘co creation’

Basic functional forms combined with sheer handicraft seem to be the top runner, not only for architects, but also fashion, retail and other designed items. Back to basics is something the modernist painters also had in mind when they tried to capture the bare essence of art (a madonna with child could be stripped to […]


like a fountain

04Nov10

            Every city has a fountain and they often serve as city-icons, like the Trevi in Rome. They even become favorite tourist attractions when used in films. Some fountains raise a questionable reputation, like the van Lieshout cascade of Oil-drums in Rotterdam.¬†Fountains are used by Joris Funcke in his (dutch […]


    The shrouding element of scaffoldings when buildings are renovated is used by commerce and art to mask the building activity. Instead of creating a huge billboard, the 60 layers of cake foundation started the outdoor-photo-gallery project: facade. This building in Amsterdam is concealed by a mountain referring to romantic landscapes and creating space. […]


co-creation is like a coconut, all elements are useful and will be fruitful if you know what you are doing.