Samir Harb graduated from Department of Architectural Engineering at Birzeit University in Ramallah in 2006. He finished his studies in 2011 with a master’s degree in arts at Goldsmiths College in London/United Kingdom. He is an architect/cartoonist and has been working in the field of architecture and landscape planning in the West Bank since 2006. He attempts to mix between cartoons and his architecture research which explore and criticize the processes of territorial transformation in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt). Moreover he investigates the limits of architectural elements on the continuity of landscape in Palestine and translates the research into installations and drawings. He carried out several exhibitions in Rome/Italy, Ravenna/Italy, Oslo/Norway, and Amman/Jordan.
CONTRIBUTION TO THE FUNAMBULIST MAGAZINE:
– “Ramallah’s Mukataa: A Colonial Architectural Object,” in The Funambulist 6 (Jul-Aug 2016) Object Politics.