Endless economic growth: engine of human ingenuity, key to prosperity and only defence against the severe ecological crises ahead. Or a mythical trap driving cities into a spiral of unsustainable unjust developments depleting human flourishing, wrecking the planet and impossible to perpetuate.
Turncoats is a provocative global debating society turning public discourse on its head, shaking and serving over ice. It is off the record, offline and riddled with devil's advocates hiding in plain sight. Prepare for big arguments from surprising places, where the only allegiances are to the spirit of uncompromising urban debate.
Read more about the global debating society Turncoats here. Turncoats Oslo: More is More is organized by Oslo Architecture Triennale, the Nordic region's main architecture festival and a global arena for tackling architectural and urban challenges. Next year's triennale, OAT 2019, will challenge the supremacy of economic growth as the basis of contemporary societies and investigate alternatives.