Practical Post-Consumption Part 2 | Praxis des Post-Konsums Teil 2

And again there’s a post about the long lasting topic of this blog – „post-consumption“ (aka „the mix of DIY, ecological lifestyle and an overall conscious way of using resources“). The basic ideas will be known to the frequent reader and everyone else might find them here: https://alfredraddatz.wordpress.com/2014/11/13/post-consumption-manifest/ So what’s the deal today? This time you’ll find a little inspiration for… Weiterlesen Practical Post-Consumption Part 2 | Praxis des Post-Konsums Teil 2

Practical Post-Consumption Part 1 | Praxis des Post-Konsums Teil 1

Writing a manifest seems to be not that much work, right? Telling everyone to buy less, reuse stuff and think about new ways of behaviour is really one thing. Actually doing all of this, live according to it and choose the rocky road over the highway is another. In order for you to see how… Weiterlesen Practical Post-Consumption Part 1 | Praxis des Post-Konsums Teil 1

Aphorisms and other thoughts (Part 1) | Aphorismen und andere Einfälle (Teil 1)

To improvise means to find analogies. I had this idea when working (mentally mostly) on alternative concepts of consumtion and production of material and immaterial cultural goods. Basically you’d have to train your mental ability: Find the same in different contexts, use something used before anew or in a different way. The more one trains… Weiterlesen Aphorisms and other thoughts (Part 1) | Aphorismen und andere Einfälle (Teil 1)