On the sheer endless embankment of the Tagus River crouches a futuristic swooping structure, gleaming white against the blue sky like the crest of a wave.Lisbon has just seen the opening of MAAT, a brand-spanking new modern art gallery – so what better way to celebrate than to meet one of its curators and explore the city on the Tagus in a smart fortwo?
So there I was on a trip to Barcelona, having left my longboard behind, only to find everybody else seemed to skate along the city’s smoothly asphalted roads while I was stomping around on foot. […]
In this feature, a very special car meets a very special road: the rotary-engined 1975 Mazda RX-5 scales the panoramic Alpine road which was the backdrop to The Sound of Music. for the full text, click Der […]
Away from mass shootings, ordinary Americans get killed by guns everyday. In San Diego, a community comes together to make a dent in the problem. Read more here
Away from mass shootings, ordinary Americans get killed by guns every day. In San Diego, a community comes together to make a dent in the problem. Here’s my reportage for huck magazine. Trading in guns […]
Very little direct reporting exists on AA, an organisation that is as influential as it is discreet. On the occasion of its 80th birthday, this long-form piece offers a unique insight into the movement – as well […]
Feature in der Süddeutschen Zeitung: Vor dreißig Jahren erschoss Skating-Champ Harvey Hawks im Vollsuff eine Frau – jetzt bekämpft er die US-Waffenkultur, die ihn zum Mörder machte, mit Longboards. Feature in Germany’s Süddeutsche Zeitung. Thirty years […]
Every year, a group of activists assemble in deepest Georgia to stage a macabre ritual: the re-enactment of America’s last mass lynching Monroe, Georgia. There’s a tense atmosphere at the First African Baptist Church in […]
Meine SZ-Reportage über die Nachstellung eins Lynchmords in Georgia. A group of civil rights activists re-enact a gruesome lynching in Georgia (English).
Sometimes a chance encounter yields the best stories. Running in Atlanta’s Piedmont Park one morning, I started talking to a fellow runner who turned out to be an actor. “We’re re-enacting a lynching down two […]