<< Step-in-to-an-artifact >> The harbor today tells a story of Deventer as a commercial center and manufacturing town. In the future, the harbor will play an important role with regards to the city. It has the potential to be a cultural and economic sanctuary, where inhabitants and entrepreneurs can see an ideal setting for interaction, innovation and production. The harbor as an artifact needs to be rediscovered through a new dialogue with the river Ijssel. The harbor has claim to a landmark, which because of its height is claimed as a landmark for the city as well: the Hoge Silo. How can we step into this artifact?