At every phase of his unfolding journey Richard wrote books expressing his ideas and insights,
many of which have been endorsed by internationally renowned Philosophers, Evolutionary
Leaders, Scientists, and New York times best-selling authors.
‘Always it was the inner realization of what was possible
for a human that drove the outer experiment of living.
If I were to sum up these years, I would say this: Always
the state of the external world impressed upon my inner
world the realization that we were living in a time of
deep change and that we humans would need to update
to a new time and this could only be done from a conscious appreciation of our part in a different future.
I resolved I would do what I could to bring a consciousness of that ‘future – now’ to as many people as I could as I discovered my own path of evolution. Today my work is centered in the development of the world-wide
Conscious World Citizens movement’.
A Sample of Projects
Educational Center Copenhagen, Denmark
A 6000 square meter educational center in the heart of Copenhagen in the former Boulevarden
Theater – with café / restaurant, library, conference hall for 300 people, theater space
Theater/Arts and Education Center
Richard developed the first of
several European centers
developing the early work on a
template for human change.
In a 7000 Square Meter building
he developed an educational
center in the Dutch town of
Leiden in Holland.
High level courses and programs
At the United Nations in New York, Richard provided courses on the Essential shift with high ranking officers and Diplomats.
These programs were an early formation of the ‘Essential Shift’ work.
An Ecological village
In Sjaelland, 40 kilometers North
of Copenhagen in Denmark, on a
50,000 Square Meter lot of land
by one a sandy beach, Richard
developed an ecological village
With plans for 40 houses, the
play areas were completed, the
main house with restaurant and
lecture area were completed plus
14 stay over guest houses.
A round straw bale house
Richard co-designed and built the first straw bale house on the site of the village project.
Based on simple principles of respect for the planet and harmony with the natural
worlds, this house has served as a model for an increased number of straw bale houses in Denmark.
The Sanctuary - for cats and humans
‘A tribute to the natural worlds’
Described by BBC World News as
“A Paradise on Earth’ Richard and
his wife developed an estate with
three luxury villas and a cat
sanctuary – the story of this
project is soon to appear as a
Hollywood documentary film.
It was here that Richard spent 7
years developing the final form
of his philosophical work and
wrote his book ‘An urgent Plea
from the Future’.
Conscious World Citizens
A Global Movement for Change
Now a best-selling book at the United Nations (left), this work encapsulates the ‘Essential Shift’, the Sustainable
Development Goals and the Sustainable Development Goal Alignments.
It is being made available to people world-wide to support the address to the challenges of our times alongside the videos and live sessions.