Archive for February, 2009

never have i been more excited to do 200 pages of reading for class than when each homework assignment equals trying out a new danish cafe. on my daily journey home from school, i pass at least ten cafes, and they’re not just any euro-ish starbucks or panera-esque chain appendage — but all so charming […]


a conversation snippet about design with a non-design person: John: design people always add some part that doesnt make senseand put a question mark next to itlike…curves -> planesplanes -> objectsobjects -> 4D?? strikingly insightful… when i see concept boards for the beginning of some design project’s life cycle, they are littered with grand [and […]


jutland jaunts

15Feb09

last weekend, the architecture + design program went on a study tour to western denmark – including the cities of arhus, aalborg, and kolding.  they all reside on the jutland peninsula, which forms the mainland of denmark and ‘juts’ like a finger into the north/baltic seas: the cities in western denmark are just like smaller, […]


classes i am taking this spring [@ DIS + university of copenhagen]  : 1. danish design 2. interior architecture studio 3. european urban design theories 4. turkey at the crossroads 5. human rights in africa fully comprehensive list of meals that i have cooked for myself thus far : 1. omelette 2. stir fry vegetables […]