Matúš shows us that taking responsibility for public space is possible. However, it requires a lot of work and humility. In his sincere talk, Matúš shares the details of his painstaking work and his creative approach which transforms ideas into reality.
Matúš Čupka is a co-founder of the volunteer initiative Green Guide and executive director of the civic association Why Not? With other residents of Bratislava, he organizes regular volunteer events. Together they collect garbage from the streets, eliminate illegal dumps, repair sidewalks or point out various city issues through investigative or temporary interventions in the urban space. He constantly strives to find time for trips to the mountains and is the proud father of a newborn son.