First come, first serveā€¦

We are disclosing who you can drink coffee with. Well, we won’t list all the interesting people, only the first pair who will be happy to have a chat with you about how to turn waste into a glamorous product. On Thursday, 16 November 2017.  

Maja and Alenka from the cultural art society Smetumet have several views on life and one relationship towards waste. A glamorous one.


About Maja
It all began with a broken green umbrella that I used to make a bag. I find inspiration in many different materials. If I had to pick a favourite, I’d choose wooden boards that wash up on the seashore. Nothing short of superlative, picking up these boards from the beaches. I carry them to my grandfather’s workshop still smelling of salt and pine trees and slowly turn them into …


About Alenka
When I was 9, I had lamps made out of old cans in my room. That wasn’t cool. Now I’m making stuff from trash myself. My hobbies: social activism, coffee, being late.

Follow us to find out who else you can drink coffee with. 


You can register at the venue. 

And who comes first will be served first…


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