Category Archives: Switzerland

Thank you, 2017!

The pre-Xmas week was symbolic of 2017: out of nowhere, I went Malta with (practically) strangers for a couple of days. Yet another promising opportunity. The project is still under brainstorming and those strangers turned out to be incredibly smart, … Continue reading

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Art Basel 2017

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Cynical, subjective and highly judgmental things I will remember about Art Basel 2017

The most impressive, Instagram-worthy and relatable section of the show is definitely the “Unlimited”. This is where all the large-scale installations, videos and most of the performances are. All art objects that won’t fit into the classic booth. I felt … Continue reading

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Everyone around me says that 2016 was crazy, wicked and exhausting. Many people ended that year in places they never expected. So many friends felt beyond tired and did not even have the energy to celebrate. My Facebook is full … Continue reading

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It was  a great networking event, full of pleasant surprises  and completely unexpected angles. In my mind, FinTech meant “Tech going  Finance” (Venmo, Square, Klarna, Travelersbox, G2A Pay), but a lot of  people I met last  Friday represented completely opposite … Continue reading

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Why some countries call themselves “small”?

I have recently realized that Swiss people say “we are a very small country”. Which is obviously very funny to hear, when you come from Luxembourg. The only other nation that I remember casually and convincingly using this expression is Israel. In … Continue reading

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