shady commons

{ shady commons }   Shade, extending beyond its conventional definition, creates contact[1] zones and refuge/shelter. More than a concept, shade becomes a methodology for engaging with space. Learning from the site…

CAMPO PARADISO
Spaces of gathering

How can a collectively owned place become a common? Spaces of gathering   Stefan Fuchs, Robin Dingemans, Herman Hjorth Berge, Nera Jelaska, Ahmed Al-Nawas, Andreea Midvighi, Sarah Naira Hachem Herfurth Reimagining collective…

RIMINI
The City of Colonies

Re-inhabiting The City of Colonies through politics of pleasure The City of Colonies   Sveva Crisafulli On the east coast of Northern Italy, in the small fraction between the cities of Rimini,…

de-colonia

{ de-colonia }   As a response to the current state of abandonment of the City of Colonies, the project investigates the possibilities of re-signification of fascist architecture through the temporary occupation…

Sveva Crisafulli

Sveva Crisafulli is a researcher based between Italy and Stockholm. Her practice is rooted in notions of postcolonial theory, Fascist remnants, pleasure activism and sex politics, with a focus on socially and…

Sarah Naira Hachem Herfurth

Sarah Naira Hachem Herfurth, a Berlin-based multidisciplinary practitioner, researcher, lecturer, architect, artist, and activist, is dedicated to tackling social, environmental, and spatial injustices. Her work, steeped in her Lebanese heritage, employs mixed…

UKRAINE
War-torn

Art of survival War-torn   Ravenna Westerhout In this paralyzed state of being, I started to think about what I could do, how I could contribute, and what my role could be.…

resilience

{ resilience }   “Art is our gun,” says curator Lyana Mytsko[1]. To the great surprise of the Russian president and the international community, Ukraine perseveres, two years after the large-scale Russian…

Ravenna Westerhout

Ravenna Westerhout is a Dutch-Hungarian architect and researcher. In 2018 she completed her Masters in Architecture at the TU Delft with honors. In her work, she uses the cross-practice of architecture and…

THE ADRIATIC COST
Hotels

The evolution of Adriatic Hotels: from Societal Hubs to Spaces in Transition Hotels   Nera Jelaska 60s and 70s – emergence of modern hotels on Croatian Adriatic coast (then part of Yugoslavia)…