2017 Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism \ Architecture
Location: Shenzhen, China
Status: Under construction.
Developer: City of Shenzhen and city of Hong Kong
Baum has been selected for 2017 Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism \ Architecture Shenzhen-Hong Kong. This year, with the inspiring motto: “From dis-connection to this connection”, it will reflect on the idea of boundary and how societies react to them. We will present the second phase of our Social Integration Furniture. We will launch a cloth-made version: lighter, foldable, safer… Thousands of immigrants pass through Spain in their way to the European dream, which they think they will find in Germany or U.K. In the meanwhile they turn into ghost people, far from the official category of “citizens”.