The Lie of the Land is an inquiry into the role of German missionaries in forced evictions around Johannesburg, South Africa, in the 1960s. It reveals the contradictions in historical narratives that lie in archives.
The German-Finnish artist duo follows a day in the life of 11 residents of Dar es Salaam, proposing an exploratory vision of the city to reveal the complexities of urban heritage.
We have put together a collection of urban narratives in a dedicated platform hosted by MOD institute. You can explore how residents live, build and perceive spaces in Berlin and Dar es Salaam.
Did you know that some of the largest second-hand markets are located in East African cities, like Dar? Cold Feet used socks as a metaphor to uncover narratives of migration, rejection, travel and diplomatic rule between Germany and Tanzania.