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Map created by Léopold Lambert for The Funambulist (July 10, 2014) / Download a high-quality version of the map here (5MB) (license: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommerical-ShareAlike 4.0) As the military siege on...

Weaponized Urbanity - Leopold Lambert and Demilit

Article written for DAMn Magazine 45 about the 34th Archipelago conversation with Demilit /// On May 2, 2014, I took a walk in downtown Oakland with the three members of Demilit, Bryan Finoki,...

The Banlieue Archipelago (Léopold Lambert for The Funambulist 2014)

Maps created for the purpose of this article / Download them here in high resolution (7.1 MB) (license: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommerical-ShareAlike 4.0) As I recently wrote in an article about Mathieu Kassowitz’s La Haine, I will...

Méditerranée sans frontières (Borderless Mediterranean Sea) by Sabine Réthoré (2013) /// found on Plateforme Art & Géo de Cartes Sensibles)  The map presented above is an artwork by Sabine Réthoré. It consists in a map of...

MAP PARIS COMMUNE 1871 Leopold Lambert

On January 29, 2014, friends Mariabruna Fabrizi and Fosco Lucarelli posted an interesting article on Socks (check out their new interface!) based on photographs taken by Mike Ma of a map illustrating the chronology of...

My regular readers would have understood that I develop a certain amount of quasi-pathological obsessions for a certain amounts of ideas or concepts that tend to come back regularly in my...

The Political Archipelago /// artwork by the author The Political Archipelago: For a New Paradigm of Territorial Sovereignty /// text originally written in French for the monthly column “Le Funambule” in...

Israeli settlement of Rimmonim on the road from Ramallah to Jericho I am not quite sure to know the reasons that made me take so much time to write this article,...

Map of the Gaza Strip (Dec 2011) /// United Nations Office for the Coordination of Human Affairs in Occupied Palestinian Territory I think that many of us are infuriated in front...

map of the American military apparatuses on and around Manhattan as well as the strike records of the day / Map by Léopold Lambert Two funerals, two faces of Manhattan. The...

LahorePressClub_Women_2012

Shipping containers fortifying the Lahore Press Club in preparation for protests against the anti-Islamic film Innocence of Muslims madeby convicted felon Nakoula Basseley Nakoula. Photographer unknown. First of all, I would...

The Palestinian Archipelago: Island of Al Walajah surrounded by reefs /// Metaphorical map by the author To mark the unfortunate anniversary of the Separation Barrier whose construction has been started ten...

Visualizing Palestine is an open collective which attempts to demonstrate graphically the injustice to which the Palestinians are subjected to in the current apartheid -or colonization depending on whether you consider...

Map extracted from the document about the Link by Aix Group (2010) In 2010 the French NGO Aix Group released a 60 page document which introduces the challenges and propositions that...

The Palestinian Archipelago: Salfit (drawn by the author) I recently had the chance to write a short article for the Mexican magazine Arquine which was dedicating its last dossier to the...

Manhattan Archipelago by Leopold Lambert, Oct 2011. It would have probably not escaped to my regular readers that I am very much interested with the notion of archipelago. After celebrating the...

As architects, we unconsciously tend not to associate necessarily the plans we draw with the notion of map. However, both of those two objects register in the same process of cartographic...

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