Ruben Baart
‘I was in the future yesterday’

Ruben Baart


Researcher and designer from the Netherlands. With a background in new media and design, Ruben obtained his¬†Master’s degree in Visual Strategy. As editor at Next Nature Network, he¬†works on both online and offline projects, and maintains the blogfeed. With an interest in new tech, digital utopias and hybrid design, he is continuously on the lookout for next nature related topics and themes.

Posts by Ruben Baart

Society of Simulations 

Bali goes offline for 24 hours to celebrate the Hindu New Year

If you’ve been dreaming of disconnecting and ridding your day of digital distractions, there’s an island destination that would love to have you this weekend.

Wild Systems 

Interview Mark Wigley: “We are living in an ecology of antenna”

With the invention of the radio antenna in the late 19th century, we became a different species: Introducing the human insect. A species, able to communicate across oceans using far-reaching antennae abilities, residing inside a shared, yet networked space. With this in mind, we recently sat down with architectural theorist, scholar, and author Mark Wigley, […]

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