For over thirty years now, Tjebbe Van Tijen has been creating 'visualisations' of ecological matters, urban conflicts, alternative culture and historical subjects. Current research projects focus on ‘literary psycho-geography’, aerial bombing, mapping human violence, visual language, media history and education systems.
A recent interview, in OPEN (NAi Publishers) by Geert Lovink, highlights his 'Unbombing the World' and 'Ars Memoria' projects and gives an insight in his thoughts on collective memory.
Gardending Superfund Sites is an art project that fosters discourse around the issues of nature preservation, industry, and activism. Information and workshops with students and community groups to create a call to action to high tech industries to take responsibility for their actions.