Alec is a French-Dutch sinology student. He has strong affinity for high technology, language, art and culture in general. As an apprentice researcher, he is particularly interested in the consumer revolution and the large-scale urbanization of which China has become the figurative poster child in recent years.
Posts by Alec Schellinx
Rothko in Salts
The multiplication of bacteria “paints” this lake with peculiar colours. Tints vary along magenta, green and yellow, giving it Rothko-like appearance.
Sponge Cities: Soak It, Store It, Reuse It
The philosophy behind sponge cities is simple: cities should contribute to solving water related problems instead of causing them.