Joel recently graduated as a postindustrial designer / interaction manager at the Academy of Arts and Design in Basel. His thesis TRAVERSE analyzes the possibilities of Street Cultures as a tool in conflict transformation and to empower kids from poor backgrounds. He held talks and presentations at events as the Frankfurt Book Fare, the Asian Pacific Weeks Berlin, the Archive of Youth Cultures and the European University of Voluntary Service.

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