2018 - 2022
How will inmates of Lagos largest prison create justice?
2018 - 2021
Pension Almonde is a temporary home for city nomads and community initiatives.
2017 - 2021
Human power is the most sustainable power source on Earth.
2017 - 2019
Investigates the new frontier of emerging borders.
Workshop – Former Waterdefence fortresses become the survival islands of the future.
2014 - 2017
Introduction of a new department in the Utrecht Science Park, the Department of Search. Where the methods artist and science pull together to investigate complex issues.
2012 - 2015
Building a car in Africa.
Garbage Analytics Service
A radio shack for the Homo Ludens in the most hated, but also successful shopping centre Hoog Catharijne.
2011 - 2014
An exploratory mission to three New Towns, three countries, with three different founding ideas.
2009 - 2011
A travel guide, cultural criticism and picaresque novel in one, examining the significance of the highway with regards to the Netherlands.
Design proposal for the Highway rest space of the future.
Re-learned how to see, not with your eyes but with your ears. Blind people from Rotterdam guided Smets blindfolded through the city.
Testing the highway as a new public domain.
A modern ruin as an ode to the industrial age.
2008 - 2011
Regional museum of the highway culture.
Sketch – Proposal to put public space for lease.
A journey upstream the plasic river to the Made in China source.
Monument – An installation of wood and fluorescent lighting in the Wadden Sea.
Give the youth a voice to improve the public space of the New Town Leidsche Rijn.
The first Orthodox highway chapel in the Netherlands for car dealers from the East.
Monument – Gatekeeper of the Hoge Veluwe National Park.
A charm campagne for the last free zone of The Hague.
A campaign for the ‘Best front yard of the city’.
An all inclusive weekend to a business park viewing the A12 highway.
A souvenir shop sells washed up waste from the Atlantic in handmade packaging to cruise ship tourists.
A short documentary investigates how farm life became an affordable lifestyle product taking over the landscape in the East part of the Netherlands.
2001 - 2005
Trips to the Parallel World. Destinations where other tour operators don’t talk about.
2000 - 2005
Resuscitation of a hole in the city.