MAP OF THE LEGEND, Dubai Design Week 2017
Original work / Ink on paper, 29,7 x126 cm
In situ / Printed vinyl, variable dimensions (Dubai: 5,82 x 22,9 m) Commissioned for Iconic City; an annual exhibition by Dubai Design Week Courtesy of the artist
Building the identity of Casablanca delves back in time. Based upon history and myth in equal parts, this map is an evocation of the experience and memory of a city. Tracing the mobility of its inhabitants and the metamorphosis of its neighborhoods, it becomes the portrait of a city whose evolution has occurred through transhumance and mutation.