(01 January 2014)
Published on the occasion of Myvillages' 10th anniversary and in conjunction Good News From Nowhere at The Architecture Foundation London, International Village Shop at Trade Show at Eastside Projects in Birmingham and Haystack Rotterdam.
Read the newsletter with updates and an essay by Barbara Steiner here.
(30 January 2014)
This year's Haystacks started with a great talk by artist Grace Ndiritu, and five more Haystacks are in the making - with architect and researcher Kim Trogal on 20 March at Open School East in London, one at a hotel lobby at Sheraton Heathrow around apple blossom time, one in the 'The Future of Agriculture' Galleries at the Natural History Museum and a three day Community Haystack on the Lammas Meadow in the Lee Valley from 1-3 Aug 2014.
For more info visit www.h-a-y-s-t-a-c-k-s.net
Short update 2014
(11 February 2014)
Wapke continues 'Farmers and Ranchers' with young farmers from Colorado and Friesland, in co-operation with M12.
Plans for hop-picking and beer-making in East London and South East England are under way and more details on who, why, what and when soon!
And it is time for an 'International Village Show'. We're currrently finalising the concept for a tele-project for Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst in Leipzig, to start this spring and run until autumn 2016.