Forensic Architecture | Turner Prize Nominee 2018 | TateShots



Forensic Architecture are an interdisciplinary team that includes architects, filmmakers, lawyers and scientists. Their work uses the built environment as a starting point for explorations into human rights violations.
 
In recent years, Forensic Architecture has distinguished itself by developing pioneering methods for spatial investigations of state and corporate violations worldwide. The group is based at Goldsmiths, University of London and includes architects, filmmakers, software developers, investigative journalists, lawyers and scientists.
 
Cases featured in this film include:
Chemical attacks in Douma, Syria
The Grenfell Tower Fire
Destruction and Return in al-Araqib
SeaWatch vs. Libyan Coastguard
Torture in Saydnaya Prison
Traces of Bedouin Inhabitation
 
See Forensic Architecture’s installation ‘Counter Investigations’ at the Turner Prize 2018 exhibition: http://bit.ly/2MYXifK
 
Visit Forensic Architecture’s website: https://www.forensic-architecture.org/
 
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