2019 Contributors

Exhibition Contributors

Adrian Blackwell
Born in Toronto, Canada
Lives in Toronto, Canada

Akinbode Akinbiyi
Born in Oxford, England – UK
Lives in Berlin, Germany

Alejandra Celedon & Nicolas Stutzin
Celedon born in Edmonton, Canada; Stutzin born in Santiago, Chile
Both live in Santiago, Chile

Avijit Mukul Kishore & Rohan Shivkumar
Kishore born in Lucknow, India; Shivkumar born in Hyderabad, India
Both live in Mumbai, India

Black Quantum Futurism
Founded in Philadelphia, USA

Borderless Studio
Founded in Chicago, USA

Founded in Mumbai, India

Carolina Caycedo
Born in London, England – UK
Lives in Los Angeles, USA

Center for Spatial Research
Founded in New York, USA

Clemens von Wedemeyer
Born in Göttingen, Germany
Lives in Berlin, Germany

Cohabitation Strategies & Urban Front
Founded in New York, USA

Founded in Berlin, Germany

DAAR (Sandi Hilal & Alessandro Petti)
Founded in Beit Sahour, Palestine

Detroit Planning Department
Founded in Detroit, USA

Do Ho Suh
Born in Seoul, South Korea
Lives in London, England – UK

FICA–Fundo Imobiliário Comunitário para Aluguel
Founded in São Paulo, Brazil

Forensic Architecture & Invisible Institute
Founded in London, England – UK and Chicago, USA

Jimmy Robert
Born in Guadeloupe – France
Lives in Berlin, Germany

Joar Nango
Born in Áltá/AltaÁltá, Sápmi/Northern Norway
Lives in Romssa /Tromsø, Norway

Keleketla! Library
Founded in Johannesburg, South Africa

Maria Gaspar
Born in Chicago, USA
Lives in Chicago, USA

MASS Design Group
Founded in Boston and Poughkeepsie, USA; Kigali, Rwanda

Ola Hassanain
Born in Khartoum, Sudan
Lives in Khartoum, Sudan and Utrecht, Netherlands

RMA Architects
Founded in Mumbai, India; Boston, USA

Sammy Baloji & Filip de Boeck
Baloji born in Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo; de Boeck born in in Antwerp, Belgium
Both live in Brussels, Belgium and Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Settler Colonial City Project
Founded in Ann Arbor USA and Guayaquil, Ecuador

Somatic Collaborative (Felipe Correa & Devin Dobrowolski)
Founded in New York, USA

Founded in Bucharest, Romania

Sweet Water Foundation
Founded in Chicago, USA

Tania Bruguera & Association of Arte Útil
Bruguera born Havana, Cuba
Bruguera lives in New York, USA  
Association of Arte Útil founded in Havana, Cuba

Tanya Lukin Linklater & Tiffany Shaw-Collinge
Linklater born in Alaska, USA; Shaw-Collinge born in Alberta, Canada
Linklater lives in Ontario, Canada; Shaw-Collinge lives in Alberta, Canada

Territorial Agency—John Palmesino & Ann-Sofi Rönnskog
Founded in London, England – UK

The Funambulist
Founded in Paris, France

Theaster Gates
Born in Chicago, USA
Lives in Chicago, USA

Usina - CTAH
Founded in São Paulo, Brazil

Vincent Meessen
Born in Baltimore, USA
Lives in Brussels, Belgium

Wendelien van Oldenborgh
Born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
Lives in Berlin, Germany

Wolff Architects
Founded in Cape Town, South Africa

Catalogue Contributors

Aviwe Mandyanda (BlackStudio)
Born in Mdantsane, a township in East London, South Africa
Lives in Johannesburg, South Africa

Carmen Silva
Born in Santo Estêvão, Bahia, Brazil
Lives in São Paulo, Brazil

cheyanne turions
Born in High Prairie, Canada
Lives in Vancouver, Canada

Columbia Books on Architecture and the City
Founded in New York, USA

Dr. Denise Ferreira da Silva
Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Lives in Vancouver, Canada

Founded in Los Angeles, USA

Emmanuel Pratt
Born in Virginia, USA
Lives in Chicago, USA

Eduardo O. Kohn
Lives in Montreal, Canada

Inam Kula
Born in Gugulethu, a township in Cape Town, South Africa
Lives in Cape Town, South Africa

Lesley Lokko
Born in Dundee, Scotland – UK
Lives in Johannesburg, South Africa

Pelin Tan
Born in Hilden, Germany
Lives in Mardin, Turkey

Vincent Tao
Born in Scarborough, Canada 
Lives in Vancouver, Canada

Over the coming months, the Biennial will announce the full list of contributors and key programming for this year’s edition of the Biennial.