University of Westminster
critics: arthur MAMOU-MANI & toby BURGESS, DS 10.
suckerPUNCH: Describe your project.
jack MUNRO: Sanguis et Pulvis seeks to re-establish the dissipating autonomy of the Siwa Oasis in Egypt’s Western Desert. Throughout its history, this Berber settlement has remained isolated and self-sufficient; its traditional economy based on agriculture, its vernacular based on mud brick construction. However, two environmental phenomena have jeopardised this ancient way of life.