Berlijns benzinestation wordt woon/werkruimte

Ik schreef al eerder over verlaten gebouwen in Berlijn: klik hier. De meeste zullen ook zo de geschiedenis in gaan. Simpelweg vanwege ...

Van Goghs Bedroom Airbnb

Logeren bij Vincent van Gogh via Airbnb

Wakker worden in een schilderij? Je moet er wel voor naar Chicago, maar het kan echt, logeren bij Vincent van Gogh. En je boekt de kamer ...

Glas in lood Keulen Foto: Marvin Kolk

48 uur in Keulen

Onlangs was ik met mijn lief een weekend in Keulen. Vrijdag heen, aankomst 14:00 uur en zondag rond de klok van 15:00 uur weer terug. ...

Hair trends for spring 2015 | Photo Marvin Kolk
March 15th, 2015 | INTERIOR

Hair trends for spring 2015

Looking at the hair trends for spring 2015, I do get envious sometimes. And we’re talking about hair trends for men, just so you know. I even have recurrent dreams about my new hairdo. Strange, I wonder what that is about? I just turned 45, ...

Berlin in Hipstamatic | Photo by Marvin Kolk
February 25th, 2015 | TRAVEL

Introducing my new business card and Fiverr

I’m proud to show you my Whiteboxliving business card. Kinda cool, don’t you think? A young graphic designer in Colombia designed it for me. And here’s where I introduce to you Fiverr. A marketplace for services. Founder Micha Kaufman ...

Catherine Nelson | Dusk
February 5th, 2015 | ILLUSTRATION, TRAVEL

It’s a small world

Okay, I admit it; I’m a lover of miniature worlds. And I’m not going to use this blog post to analyse this extensively. Nor showing you pictures of my huge train collection. Insert chuckle here. I’m probably a hopeless romantic that wants to ...

Dusseldorf Whiteboxliving by Marvin
January 21st, 2015 | TRAVEL

Dusseldorf in snapshots

Just a quick post about my recent visit to Dusseldorf. The weather wasn’t ideal for taking pictures. But to give you an idea, here are some snapshots I took while wandering through Dusseldorf. Enjoy and thanks for stopping by. PS: You ...

Markthal Rotterdam | Photo Marvin Kolk
January 18th, 2015 | INTERIOR, TRAVEL

Markthal Rotterdam

Stockholm, Barcelona, Valencia, Copenhagen. Almost every large city has one: an indoor food market. And since October 2014 we can add Rotterdam to this list with the ‘Markthal’ (Market Hall). A lively market hall, which is bursting at the seams ...