Statement from Architect Sumayya Vally

albalad al’umi (Arabic – “homeland” literally – “land of the mother”) home/homeland/homeground Sumayya Vally, Counterspace On Constructing Belonging Architectures are intimate, incriminate and implicated – always drawing together a constellation of interests around the construction of home and belonging – across territory and geography – looking at how people…

Statement from Artist & Photojournalist Yagazie Emezi

At the start of the pandemic, there was a moment of release. In early March of 2020, I was at the height of getting my work year started with talks lined up in different cities and pending stories to pitch and cover. I was taking in as much as I…

Ecology after Nature

Spectacularly staged as a temporary platform for exchange and teaching in a former rainwater retention basin, the FLOATING UNIVERSITY has been addressing the pressing issues of our urbanized present for several years. Ecology after Nature goes beyond the ecological perspective and asks about the catalysts of technological, economic and social…