Tonight: Time to Repair!
- 13 Mar 09
Platform21 = Repairing opened with great personal stories about fixing things.
Does anyone know how to darn a sock any more? Find out - and learn about India's repair culture, see a hotel being repaired, and share your love of duct tape at the opening of Platform21 = Repairing.
Different speakers shared the all-time best repairs and forgotten techniques and demonstrate the most innovative quick fixes.
Satyendra Pakhalé, Nienke Sybrandy, Yuri Suzuki, Suzanne Oxenaar of the Lloyd Hotel, Daan van den Berg, Deborah Stolk of the Prins Claus Fund, Guy Keulemans and Rachel Griffin.
See the first responses to the Repair Manifesto and find out how you can take part in the project over the next five months.
Andrea van Pol of the Dutch radio and TV show Vroege Vogels presented the event.
Have you got a beloved object that's broken? Please bring it along. You might just find someone who can fix it!
Friday 13 March, 20:00