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Decolonizing Architecture

Hilal, Sandi; Petti, Alessandro and Weizman, Eyal. 2008. Decolonizing Architecture. In: "Decolonizing Architecture", Nottingham Contemporary, United Kingdom, 2008-2013. [Show/Exhibition]

Item Type: Show/Exhibition
Creators: Hilal, Sandi; Petti, Alessandro and Weizman, Eyal
Abstract or Description:

Our project uses architecture to articulate the spatial dimension of a process of decolonization. Recognizing that Israeli colonies and military bases are amongst the most excruciating instruments of domination, the project assumes that a viable approach to the issue of their appropriation is to be found not only in the professional language of architecture and planning but rather in inaugurating an “arena of speculation” that incorporates varied cultural and political perspectives through the participation of a multiplicity of individuals and organizations.

Official URL: http://www.decolonizing.ps
Departments, Centres and Research Units: Research Office > REF2014
Visual Cultures > Centre for Research Architecture
Visual Cultures
Date range: 2008-2013
Event Location: Nottingham Contemporary, United Kingdom
Item ID: 4326
Date Deposited: 19 Oct 2010 12:21
Last Modified: 07 Jul 2017 15:21
URI: http://research.gold.ac.uk/id/eprint/4326
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