Lexicon for the Provisional Future(s)


Parallel Historical Narrations

August 14th, 2007

oskar1What could have happened if the architect Oskar Hansen would have won the competition for Skopje’s Museum of Contemporary Art?

Meant to become a symbol of the city’s progress and “immortality” following the devastating earthquake on 26th of July 1963, the competition for the best design of a new art institution was organized by the Polish government as a gesture of solidarity and was open exclusively to architects from Poland and other Eastern Block countries. (more…)