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Press coverage of Turner Prize 2018 announcement

We are honoured to have been nominated for the 2018 Turner Prize. The nomination is for our participation in documenta14, and for our solo shows ‘Counter Investigations’ at the ICA, London, and ‘Towards an Investigative Aesthetic’ at MUAC, Mexico, and MACBA, Barcelona. The following are highlights from the most recent press coverage surrounding the nomination. […]

Forensic Architecture wins 2018 Princess Margriet Award for Culture

We are delighted to announce that Forensic Architecture have been awarded the 2018 Princess Margriet Award for Culture by the European Cultural Foundation (ECF). The award, presented to ‘artists and thinkers who inspire change in the way people shape societies’, will be given to both ourselves and the Polish NGO and cultural centre Borderlands. Members of […]

New project launched on the Grenfell Tower fire

The Grenfell Tower fire was unprecedented in London’s history, not least because the catastrophe was captured live by thousands of videos of the fire, taken by Londoners on their cameras and smartphones. Every one of those videos is a unique piece of evidence, containing unique information. Forensic Architecture has started to collect these pieces of […]

Forensic Architecture a Finalist for the Vera List Center Prize for Art and Politics 2016-2018

Launched to recognize the Center’s 20th anniversary, the Vera List Center Biennial Prize for Art and Politics honours an artist or group of artists who have taken great risks to advance social justice in profound and visionary ways. International in scope, the biennial prize is awarded for a particular project’s long-term impact, boldness, and artistic […]

Gallery: Forensic Architecture exhibition opening at The MUAC

Forensic Architecture: Towards an Investigative Aesthetics opened on 9 September 2017 at the Museo Universitario Arte Contemporáneo (MUAC) in Mexico City. Featuring our latest project, the Ayotzinapa Platform, this exhibition is an overview the work of the architects, artists, filmmakers, investigative journalists, and collaborators who make up the Forensic Architecture. Images of the exhibition opening courtesy […]

Ayotzinapa Case Launch

On 7 September 2017 at 11:00 (19:00 GMT), Forensic Architecture will present an interactive cartographic platform to help visualise the Ayotzinapa case, where 43 students were disappeared in Iguala, Mexico. This collaboration with Centro Prodh, Equipo Argentino de Antropología Forense – EAAF and the MUAC Museo Universitario Arte Contemporáneo in Mexico City, represents the first time this case has been […]

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New preface to “Hollow Land” marks 50th anniversary of occupation

Published by Verso last month, Eyal Weizman’s newly edited preface to Hollow Land marks the 50th anniversary of the occupation of the West Bank and Gaza. openDemocracy first showcased Weizman’s research as ‘Politics of Verticality’ fifteen years ago. The wide reception of this text and Hollow Land, first published ten years ago, led to fresh thinking about colonisation and […]