Tuesday, 17 May 2016


Against all of those pushing us into small definitions of "homo economicus" or "slaves of the system", or any definition which prevents the freedom of our minds, one great fact can be brought into discussion. Man likes to play. Likes to create. Likes to do things because it is just nice to do things. Like animals, as we are, do. Have you ever seen kittens play in a garden? Exactly.

Well, in a great essay David Graeber wrote about this idea of play. It is an idea we treasure at Expodium. Therefore one of the pillars in a program we run in our hometown is called play. Since, as Graeber puts it: "What's the point, if we can't have fun?"

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