• Orientalism and Architecture

    24 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Royal Pavilion - Brighton. Image © Wikimedia User Next Adventure Photography under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license.
    We are twenty-one years into the twenty-first century. The world has never been more connected with the advent of new technologies, yet historical inequalities still run rampant. These inequalities manifest themselves in different ways. Global travel, for example - despite the ubiquity of aeroplanes nowadays - is still only widely accessible to citizens of “developed” countries due to prohibitive visa restrictions. In architectural...
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