Mink Machine

Posts of year 2021

Finding art by Jaume Plensa
Isolation blues

Isolation blues

These are icy isolation times in Gothenburg. The temperature has been freezing for weeks and the pandemic threat of covid-19 is looming over us all. As the days grew darker during the autumn and the dreaded “second wave” was hitting the rusty shores like a ton of bricks, one could still see people on the streets.

Continue reading

Review: Smile, You’re Traveling
The new normal

The new normal

2020 has been one of the most disruptive years in modern history. In addition to the awful pandemic tragedies, we also saw climate catastrophes, faction wars, violent protests and a batshit crazy (pun intended) president advising his citizens to inject bleach. To name but a few.

Continue reading