Together Separate: Contesting Space

We’re excited to announce that Build Peace 2015 will inaugurate its first art program, entitled Together Separate: Contesting Space.

Together Separate is an artistic showcase of individual and collective work that engages with the global issue of contested boundaries, borders, and spaces — a theme directly reflected in the host city of Nicosia. We ask, “What does it mean to create, claim, hold, and/or use a space?” To answer this question, we seek works that address human experiences of shared and contested space, including but not limited to public and private spaces, digital space, permanent and temporary spaces, natural and artificial spaces, political and economic spaces, secure space, unsecured space, crossing through space, transcending space, occupying space, and lack of space.

Together Separate is built on three main ideas.
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