The 18th Neelan Tiruchelvam Memorial Lecture titled “Forensic Architecture: Space and Violence in Palestine and Beyond”, will be delivered by Professor Eyal Weizman, Professor of Spatial and Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths on Sunday 30th July 2017 at 6 p.m. at the BMICH in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Weizman’s talk will use the groundbreaking work of Forensic […]
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This publication, available only in Spanish, features six recent FA investigations and it includes an introduction by Cuauhtémoc Medina and Ferran Barenblit, a conversation between Eyal Weizman, Yve-Alain Bois, Hal Foster and Michel Feher, and a postface by the curator Rosario Güiraldes, who highlights the necessity to embrace an engaged aesthetic practice that combines both […]
Forensic Architecture has been selected as one of 56 finalists out of 1,401 nominations for the INDEX: Award 2017, the world’s biggest design prize. The 56 finalist designs seek to improve the lives of people all over the world while tackling huge global challenges in five categories: Body, Home, Work, Play & Learning, and Community. […]
As previously announced, Saydnaya: Inside a Syrian Torture Prison, a Forensic Architecture investigation undertaken in collaboration with Amnesty International, was chosen as this year’s winner of the Peabody-Facebook Futures of Media Award for best Interactive Documentary, which was awarded at a luncheon in New York City on 19 May 2017. There to accept the award on […]
Eyal Weizman, Director of Forensic Architecture, sat down with Léopold Lambert to discuss the forensic investigation of designed destructions in Gaza for the 12th issue of The Funambulist Magazine, entitled “Designed Destructions“.
. . The following is a list of German media coverage related to the Kassel_6.April.2006 investigation. . . Press reviews from 06.04.2017 . http://hessenschau.de/gesellschaft/londoner-forensiker-belasten-verfassungsschuetzer-temme,nsu-mord-jahrestag-100.html https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/apr/07/architects-called-upon-to-aid-neo-nazi-trial https://www.zdf.de/gedenken-mordfall-yozgat-100.html http://www.zeit.de/gesellschaft/zeitgeschehen/2017-04/nsu-mord-kassel-andreas-temme-verfassungsschutz-halit-yozgat http://www.fr.de/rhein-main/kassel-gedenken-an-die-nsu-opfer-a-1256162 https://www.hna.de/kassel/neue-erkenntnisse-zur-mord-an-halit-yozgat-8108929.html https://www.jungewelt.de/loginFailed.php?ref=/artikel/308605.cdu-bricht-lanze-f%C3%BCr-temme.html?sstr=temme https://www.welt.de/regionales/hessen/article163456303/Gedenken-an-Halit-Yozgat-elf-Jahre-nach-dem-NSU-Mord.html https://www.ffh.de/news-service/hessen/nordhessen/toController/Topic/toAction/show/toId/111697/toTopic/todestag-von-halit-yozgat-jaehrt-sich-zum-11-mal.html http://blog.zeit.de/nsu-prozess-blog/2017/04/07/medienlog-yozgat-temme-forensic-architecture-nsu/ https://www.sozialismus.info/2017/04/kein-naechstes-opfer-nsu-komplex-aufloesen/ https://jungle.world/artikel/2017/15/kein-naechstes-opfer . . DPA/EPD . https://www.merkur.de/politik/forscher-ex-verfassungsschuetzer-muss-nsu-mord-bemerkt-haben-zr-8109814.html https://www.op-online.de/hessen/untersuchung-nsu-mord-verfassungsschuetzer-konnte-leiche-sehen-8110697.html http://www.fnp.de/rhein-main/Gedenken-an-Halit-Yozgat-elf-Jahre-nach-dem-NSU-Mord;art1491,2563842 http://www.migazin.de/2017/04/07/staat-mord-neue-untersuchung-nsu/ https://www.neues-deutschland.de/artikel/1047368.unueberhoerbar-unuebersehbar.html http://www.abendzeitung-muenchen.de/inhalt.britische-forschungsergebnisse-untersuchung-zu-nsu-mord-verfassungschuetzer-konnte-leiche-sehen.c6864d5a-2cf7-4461-a807-fb8e582e93f6.html . . Before 06.04.2017 . http://www.sueddeutsche.de/politik/nsu-mord-die-pulverwolke-1.3452037?reduced=true https://www.taz.de/NSU-Mord-im-Cafe/!5397460/ https://taz.de/Reaktionen-auf-neues-NSU-Gutachten/!5394023;m/ https://www.jungewelt.de/artikel/308252.der-l%C3%BCgner-vom-amt.html?sstr=temme https://www.welt.de/kultur/kunst-und-architektur/article163360314/Wenn-Kuenstler-gegen-Deutschland-ermitteln.html […]
Forensic Architecture investigation Saydnaya: Inside a Syrian Torture Prison, undertaken in collaboration with Amnesty International, has been selected as one of the 2016 winners of the Peabody-Facebook Futures of Media Award for best Interactive Documentary. This award is granted by both Peabody and Facebook to honour groundbreaking digital narratives and the technologies used to tell these […]
April 2017 issue of Architect Magazine (Journal of the American Institute of Architects) features The Rise of Forensic Architecture by Andrew Curry. As much as the tools and techniques of architecture can expose and explain crimes against humanity, there’s a flip side, argues Weizman. Architects can be accomplices to violence, war, and human rights violations. Architecture […]
Forensic Architecture investigation Saydnaya: Inside a Syrian Torture Prison, undertaken in collaboration with Amnesty International, has been selected as one of the 2016 winners of the Digital Dozen: Breakthroughs in Storytelling, awarded by the Columbia University Digital Storytelling Lab. The honourees were announced on 5 April 2017 in partnership with the Film Society of Lincoln Center […]
January 2016 issue of WIRED magazine, Data Forensics Is Unravelling Conflict From Gaza To Guatemala by Michael Hodges The voice is calm; the scene playing out on the laptop is not — intense cobalt-yellow flashes from detonating ordnance precede pillars of black smoke that partially mask the city beneath. The images and sound come from an online […]
Forensic Architecture is based at Goldsmiths, University of London and funded by the European Research Council, OAK Foundation, Potter Foundation, and Sigrid Rausing Trust, as well as commissions from various groups on a project basis.