Decolonizing Architecture - Lesley Lokko & Nikolaus Hirsch

Jan 27, 2021, 11:08 AM

Can and must architecture be decolonialized? The western-centric master narrative of architecture is questioned. All around the world new projects, curricula and syllabi are being proposed and implemented. The Ghanaian-Scottish architect, academic, and novelist Lesley Lokko discusses the potentials and contradictions of breaking free of the Eurocentric canonical categories that still structure the current narrative.