01.04.2017

23.03_Research_Meta Museum

The thesis is about the fragility and disappearance of local culture as a flip-side to globalisation.

With the erasure and destruction of museum spaces,  what comes to replace them?

This question was prompted by the erasure and political negotiation of museums in countries in conflict.

Focusing on traces of destruction and the eye of artists as tools for exploring  the city of Beirut,

The Project looks at reimagining the city as a cultural device for its citizens.

 

 

 

 

What if the Meta Museum was a journey through the scars of the City?