Monthly Archives: September 2013

STBY/Summ( )n Summit in Amsterdam

On September 25 the small team of Summ()n-ers visited the studio of our partners, NL/UK design agency STBY in Amsterdam. We labeled it a ‘summit’, but it was – as always with STBY – a very informal and honey gathering, … Continue reading

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LandArt Festival’13


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Trappist Abbey near Tilburg – Open Monument Day


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Session with the Skolkovo Business School

Similar to the previous session, this one with the Skolkovo Business School was also conducted via telco. The reason, however, was complicated than only distance between the Netherlands and Moscow. I was actually initially planning to come to the school … Continue reading

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Brissot’s Boschian Bricolages

The second exhibition we saw in the same Zwarte Panter gallery (it was, in fact, the first one, time-wise) was a collection of art-works by French artist Jacques Brissot. I had a vague feeling that I wrote about one of his … Continue reading

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Vladimir Leninovitch Reflected in Antwerp

Not sure how this relates to playing with futures: the art project by Belgian artist Raymond Minnen seems to be more about playing with the past. But as I often write, here and elsewhere, the very attitude of playfulness is an … Continue reading

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GOOD’13 in the making

STBY and Summ()n teams are exploring the spaces for the coming Good’13 conference in Eindhoven – read more about this event at the STBY website. We are delighted to learn that the annual gathering of the Reach network will happen … Continue reading

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Presidential Program’13 Tour to High-Tech Campus Eindhoven

Yet another ‘Russian Tour’ to Eindhoven we help to organize! This time it was for the so-called Presidential Program (, an annual business education and training initiative for Russian entrepreneurs, endorsed by the Dutch and Russian governments, and organized by Bontemantel … Continue reading

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