Forensic Architecture refers to the presentation of spatial analysis within contemporary legal and political forums. The project undertakes research that maps, images, and models sites of violence within the framework of international humanitarian law and human rights. Through its public activities it also situates forensic architecture within broader historical and theoretical contexts.
UAV : Unmanned Aerial Violence
Forensic Architecture is working with the UN SRCT, Ben Emmerson, as well as human rights and legal justice organisations to visualise the impact of drone strikes on civilian life in Pakistan, Yemen, and Palestine.
Constructing new visions of climate change and indigenous rights in Alaska
A new type of documentary product – based on new technologies of capture and registration
The Visual Culture of Nongovernmental Activism
Eyal Weizman (essay)
Zone Books, 2012
Architectural Design Vol 80, No 5
Eds. Adrian Lahoud, Charles Rice, Anthony Burke
Ed. Godofredo Pereira
Imprensa Nacional Casa da Moeda 2012
The Production of Public Proof
5 Mar 2012
The Advent of Forensic Aesthetics
4 Feb – 6 May 2012
Thomas Keenan & Eyal Weizman
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Interview with Eric Stover
Eric Stover is Faculty Director of the Human Rights Center and Adjunct Professor of Law and Public Health, University of California at Berkeley.
Mummy Complex | André Bazin
If the plastic arts were put under psychoanalysis, the practice of embalming the dead might turn out to be a fundamental factor in their creation. The process might reveal that at the origin of painting and sculpture there lies a mummy complex. The religion of ancient Egypt, aimed against death, saw survival as depending on the continued existence ofRead more…