The Dérive * An unplanned journey through a urban landscape

Guy Debord, a French Marxist, who lived in Paris in the 50s, initially developed the practice of the dérive. A dérive is an unplanned journey through a landscape, usually urban, on which the subtle aesthetic contours of the surrounding architecture and geography subconsciously direct the travellers, with the ultimate goal of encountering an entirely new … Continue reading The Dérive * An unplanned journey through a urban landscape