I enjoy photographing how old and new technologies co-exist, how different cultures live amongst these assemblages, and how people manage local landscapes with global technologies and symbols.
In my writing, I want to note the different ways by which humans are responding to environmental issues.
Hopefully this would stir the imagination, exercise our thoughts, suggest experiences, and multiply possibilities.
Searching for and observing how people are addressing modern forms of oppression and injustice in their own environments could inspire new habits for new habitats and proliferate experimentation.
Aaron Vansintjan is from Belgium and has lived in Nicaragua, Guatemala, South Africa, and New York City. He now works and studies in Montreal, Canada. You can find some of his activities and a newsfeed of the articles he’s reading here.