An Island for the World: the Alternative Atlas of Lesvos is the project by Office of Displaced Designers through which we connect with the island.
It is a further de-tour in the meshwork.
A journey that will create:
• a design for a transformable Threshold
• a new Collective Dictionary
A journey that through collective practices will intertwine our life trajectories – also here: With those forcibly displaced. With a global web of volunteers. With the cultural history, the inhabitants and the nature of Lesvos.
How is xenia made possible here?
Can anyone be an eternal host or guest?
20th February 2018
4th March 2018
Nederland #1, The Netherlands. Photo: Diego Segatto
Isshaq Al-Barbary, Diego Segatto, Elena Isayev
Aref, Enayat, Hassan, John, Mahran, Mohammed, Shareen
Office of Displaced Designers, from Moria refugee camp to ODD, from ODD to the Mitylini amphitheatre
This booklet is an outcome of the “Ancient Journeys and Migrants” course at the University of Exeter, thinking together with Campus in Camps. In exploring the ancient stories and remains of those…