Yazid Anani is an assistant professor at the Department of Architecture and Master Program in Planning and Landscape Architecture- Birzeit University, and the current head of the academic council of the International Academy of Art Palestine. His work and research interests are in colonial & post-colonial spaces as well as themes in architecture and power. He is active in different regional groups and projects such as Decolonizing Architecture and Ramallah Syndrome. He has curated and co-curated several projects such as Urban CafÃ©s, and Palestinian Cities: Visual Contention, Ramallah – the fairest of them all?, and produced individual and collaborative art projects mainly related to public space.
Interview with Yazid Anani by Shuruq Harb, published September7, 2010.
â€œPolitical uncertainties and thriving neoliberalism have shifted the balance between economics and politics in the city, leading to economization and politicization of public spaces.â€ Read more â€º