September, 2006

Imperfect Pitch – Football, Space and Landscape

A wonderful series of photographs by Hans Van Der Meer documenting amateur football pitches in a book called ‘European Fields: The Landscape of Lower League Football’ As it turns out, Hans was the photographer of KesselsKramers ‘Other Final‘ – an inverted world cup final between FIFAs lowest ranked teams, for which I designed the trophy. […]

Product Placement: Making the Impossible Possible

Another plug for a book that I’ve contributed an essay to: Making the Impossible Possible The book documents a unique accumulation of superlatives. Light is shed on two business strategies attempting to realise mankind’s primordial dreams. The scene is the world’s largest self-supporting hall in a small village close to Berlin. At the end of […]

Suburban Growth: Matthew Moores Field of Dreams

This project from artist Matthew Moores website ‘Urban Plough‘ titled ‘Rotations: Moore Estates. Planned Area Development’. It’s what he calls a ‘crop map’ made out of 35 acres of Sorghum and wheat, and marks out the homes and roads of the future development of the first planned community that will be erected on his family’s […]