May 10, 2014
140510_Thought for the Day
Photograph of what is found underfoot, taken along a Mud Way on the 20 October 2013 whilst following the west flank of what was once the island of Marken from south to north.

140510_Thought for the Day

Photograph of what is found underfoot, taken along a Mud Way on the 20 October 2013 whilst following the west flank of what was once the island of Marken from south to north.

May 8, 2014
140508_Thought for the Day
Photograph of what is found underfoot, taken along a Mud Way on the 20 October 2013 whilst following the west flank of what was once the island of Marken from south to north.

140508_Thought for the Day

Photograph of what is found underfoot, taken along a Mud Way on the 20 October 2013 whilst following the west flank of what was once the island of Marken from south to north.

May 6, 2014
140506_Thought for the Day
Photograph of what is found underfoot, taken along a Mud Way on the 28 July 2013 whilst following the Eem from sandy high ground in the South to what was once the Zuider Zee and is now called the Eemmeer to the North.

140506_Thought for the Day

Photograph of what is found underfoot, taken along a Mud Way on the 28 July 2013 whilst following the Eem from sandy high ground in the South to what was once the Zuider Zee and is now called the Eemmeer to the North.

May 4, 2014
140504_Thought for the Day
Photograph of what is found underfoot, taken along a Mud Way on the 14 March 2014 where a dike is about to be broken through to connect the Rammegors fresh-water nature reserve with the tidal flow of the Krabbenkreek along the line of the old Eendracht.

140504_Thought for the Day

Photograph of what is found underfoot, taken along a Mud Way on the 14 March 2014 where a dike is about to be broken through to connect the Rammegors fresh-water nature reserve with the tidal flow of the Krabbenkreek along the line of the old Eendracht.

May 3, 2014
140503_Thought for the Day
Photograph of what is found underfoot, taken along a Mud Way on the 22 March 2014 whilst following a stream that flows into the Waddenzee from the island of Ameland towards the South East.

140503_Thought for the Day

Photograph of what is found underfoot, taken along a Mud Way on the 22 March 2014 whilst following a stream that flows into the Waddenzee from the island of Ameland towards the South East.

Apr 29, 2014

140429_Thought for the Day

The suppleness and flex of willow allows these mats to be woven and their buoyancy means they can be floated to where they are needed before being sunk by placing granite blocks on top.

Much of the Netherlands is kept dry by this tradition of weaving these so-called 'zinkstukken', helping to fix the dikes in place and stop them from being washed away.

Feb 3, 2014
140203_Thought for the Day

Third year Undergraduates at the Inter-Architecture Department of The Rietveld School of Art, Amsterdam, present their written and design theses.
Maghsoudi Setareh talks about her chosen subject ‘Present Islamic Architecture’ which will inform her design for a pop-up prayer structure.

140203_Thought for the Day

Third year Undergraduates at the Inter-Architecture Department of The Rietveld School of Art, Amsterdam, present their written and design theses.
Maghsoudi Setareh talks about her chosen subject ‘Present Islamic Architecture’ which will inform her design for a pop-up prayer structure.

Oct 16, 2013
131016_Thought for the Day
A Country Sketch, Roger Ackling

131016_Thought for the Day

A Country Sketch, Roger Ackling

Oct 15, 2013
131015_Thought for the Day
The build up of footings and wooden frames in the Flevoland polder, along the line of the Eem. Drawing, pencil on tracing paper.
M_03_EEM

131015_Thought for the Day

The build up of footings and wooden frames in the Flevoland polder, along the line of the Eem. Drawing, pencil on tracing paper.

M_03_EEM

Sep 3, 2013
130903_Thought for the Day
This gathering near the former island of Wieringen east of Den Helder has been placed in a trough as one of the exhibits at the World Heritage Centre in the City Archives in Amsterdam. In time, this sculpture, like the Wad, shall also carry on shifting, cracking and oozing.
UNESCO World Heritage

130903_Thought for the Day

This gathering near the former island of Wieringen east of Den Helder has been placed in a trough as one of the exhibits at the World Heritage Centre in the City Archives in Amsterdam. In time, this sculpture, like the Wad, shall also carry on shifting, cracking and oozing.

UNESCO World Heritage

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