Wasteland Surroundings

Without a contrastive surrounding, even the most ?desolate? area would not be perceived as ?wasteland.? Document the wasteland?s surroundings so as to highlight the discrepancy between the respective wasteland and the ?non-wasteland? that both surrounds, and therefore defines it.

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Fruitful Futures: Imagining Pomona

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Two Year Research Project for WTN - Available to Listen

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You are warmly invited to the launch of Dogged Lands, a radio essay exploring a process of European-wide research and...

Guest Explorer in Wasteland Kuala Lumpur 3: A site visit to the larger adjacent site (2012)

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  On the other side of the Monsoon drain and behind the Mosque there is a large empty site. This site is much...

Guest Explorer in Wasteland Kuala Lumpur 2 (2012)

23 Feb 2014 | Saubin Yap

*In November to December 2012, artist Bec Stevens from Tasmania, Australia has been exploring and observing the...

Wasteland Twinning Network vs. B Tour Festival

03 Sep 2013 | Alex Head

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Wastelands Past, Present and Future?

08 Apr 2013 | Alex Head

With the tourist season heating up there have been some crucial developments concerning the Koepi Brache. A new owner...

Icon or eyesore?

29 Nov 2012 | Adj Marshall

The built environment surrounds the Providence Wasteland. A park, a condo development, a forgotten tunnel running for a...

Exploring submerged territory

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Using a dredging device made from our beloved Heris fencing, builders mesh and scrapped tire chains, this initial...

Upstream: Protest Fest at Cuvry Brache

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