ArteEast + ACAW + Columbia University School of Architecture

4-6pm | Artists Talk / Conversation

An Evening with Sandi Hilal and Alessandro Petti:
Decolonizing Architecture Art Residency

A conversation on the intersections of art, architecture, and pedagogy with Sandi Hilal and Alessandro Petti. The two will discuss their experiences working with refugees and exploring ways of creating, in their words, “different social, political and spatial relationships between people, state and territory beyond the liberal notion of citizenship.”
This event is free and open to the public, but reservations are recommended. To RSVP, please email Sihem Mellah at
Wood Auditorium, Avery Hall > MAP
Columbia University School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation
1172 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10027


Above: Sandi Hilal and Alessandro Petti, Concrete Tent, Photo by Anna Sara/Campus in Camps. Courtesy of ArteEast.