The «glocal» economy of the Engadin

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It was definitely a man and a woman who, three thousand years ago, seized the first opportunity: forming the foundations of a lineage around the hot springs of the Engadin and never leaving. Nowadays, building cisterns with local larch to dominate the water is an exercise in contemporary conceptual art that would delight the audience of the next St. Moritz Art Masters.

 The «glocal» economy of the Engadin

The «glocal» economy of the Engadin

 The «glocal» economy of the Engadin

The «glocal» economy of the Engadin

It was definitely a man and a woman who, three thousand years ago, seized the first opportunity: forming the foundations of a lineage around the hot springs of the Engadin and never leaving. Nowadays, building cisterns with local larch to dominate the water is an exercise in contemporary conceptual art that would delight the audience of the next St. Moritz Art Masters.

So, lets place that thought back to three thousand years ago, where a simple man and woman, based on the need to build, procreate and find stability - for love? - were able to nurture and conquer their new environment. With this in mind we fast forward where we can now speak of a spectacular landscape that continues to be admired, conceived and developed: a cog assembled in perpetual evolution, from that very first vessel three...

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