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Virtual Kabul

One of the chapters of The Little Book of Kabul is called Gesamtkunstwerk: Counterpoint at a Construction Site. It is a musical score where the main instruments are wheelbarrows, hammers, saws… 50 more words

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Virtual Kabul - Or, the unexpected joys of collaboration

A couple of weeks ago I was in San Francisco and had the great pleasure of meeting Nick Sowers.

Nick defines himself as someone who “constructs space with sound” and we soon found ourselves talking about space (obviously), cities, walking and everything urban. 449 more words

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12000!

We made it!

Thank you all!

Your trust and support means the world to us!

(Yes, for this one time I think I can afford three exclamation marks in three lines…)

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A Space for Art Emerges in Kabul

Afghanistan is not the place you think of for emerging artists and activist culture.  Yet few countries in the world are more ripe for an artistic scene.   767 more words

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Someone likes it hot....

It has almost become a habit… A bit of a luxury, in fact.

Seeing Rahim over breakfast in his house (palace?) under construction – more on the building soon to come – is one of the wonderful gifts that Kabul is giving us. 281 more words

Daily Life

Meet Rahim Walizada

Rahim Walizada an artist and designer for whom the attainment of beauty embodies both the reason and the necessity for producing art. Walizada comes from three generations of craftspersons and antique dealers. 229 more words

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