Pilot course - spring 2020

  • Master of landscape architecture for global sustainability, NMBU
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    Sandra Hoyn, 2015

GLA students conducted research-by-design work on potential futures of the Moria Camp on Lesvos island — while it was not yet too late …

Studio courses

For the studio project ‘NYMORIA — The Moria Camp Project’, we chose migration as a guiding subject, the Greek island of Lesvos as the location for analytical fieldwork, and a processing centre for asylum seekers and other migrants in Moria as study and design case. The Moria camp, constituted by disused military barracks transformed into one of the variously-named reception and identification centres in Southern Europe. Thousands of people lived in makeshift tents of plastic sheeting in an olive grove dubbed ‘the jungle’, beyond the official camp area.

Read more about the pilot-course HERE 

Published 7. November 2019 - 18:39 - Updated 24. November 2020 - 13:45