Monthly Archives: February 2017


Playfields – a workshop on playful research methods in urban spaces.

The University of Siegen invited students and interested people to attend a workshop on play-based fieldwork and research at Siegen’s campus ‘Herrengarten’ in early February 2017. The app ‘playfields’ was introduced by Dr. Jana Wendler (Manchester) and Dr. Alex Gekker (Amsterdam) – part of the ‘playfields’ team, based at the University of Warwick, UK. Playfields […]


Winter Games

The holidays are over and so is the festive mood. The New Year has come and winter has brought some snow. I was woken up by the silence early this morning and I’m still lying in my bed. The first thought running through my mind is: “This kind of silence is always accompanied by snow.” […]