"Generative ideas emerge from joint thinking, from significant conversations, and from sustained, shared struggles to achieve new insights from partners in thought."
-Vera John-Steiner, Creative Collaboration
Free Soil is grateful to all who visited this blog and to the many wonderful projects that emerged from its contributors. While we continue to work in our respective locals and practice, the particular constellation of contributors to this blog have decided (from this day forward) to maintain Free Soil as an archive of a period of activity and thought between the years of 2005-2011.
Gardending Superfund Sites is an art project that fosters discourse around the issues of nature preservation, industry, and activism. Information and workshops with students and community groups to create a call to action to high tech industries to take responsibility for their actions.
Svarlamoen is a self-organized area in Trondheim, Norway, experimenting with new ways of building and living. In the centre back you see the low energy wooden high house. Far back are submarine bunkers from ww2.