The Entrepreneur’s Dilemma

The Entrepreneur’s Dilemma

“Let’s be clear about this: working for yourself doesn’t eradicate the problem of worker exploitation. You’ve just replaced an external boss with an internal one. You’re a horse, cracking its own whip.”
—Katherine Oktober Matthews (Medium, 2016)
A Love Affair with Arles

A Love Affair with Arles

“[Arles] is the magic of pulling many, many creators into a playground designed specifically for them. A playground, we remember, is one of the first and most sacred of places for meeting on equal ground with peers, and learning, joyously.” My latest blog post, up on GUP Magazine, reflects on the magic of Rencontres d’Arles.
Pierre Liebaert: Kissing Madness

Pierre Liebaert: Kissing Madness

“It’s sad to see people whose lives think for them, instead of the inverse. We have to think our life, we have to build it, we have to sculpt life. And time. We have to do something interesting with time.”
—Pierre Liebaert (GUP Magazine)
Interview with Karoliina Paatos

Interview with Karoliina Paatos

“Well, the image of a cowboy is basically a young dude. A rascal, a solitary hero. And then I’m showing these two little girls who do exactly as the big cowboys can do. They are so handy and brave."
—Karoliina Paatos (GUP Magazine)