On the Ways of Seeing Urban Territories

The Radical Art of CartographyPhilippe Rekacewicz

Philippe Rekacewicz is a journalist and geographer cartographer for Le Monde diplomatique. Interested in geopolitics, sociocultural territories, public and private space, he brings together in his work issues of concern shared by cartography, art, and politics. Since 1988, Rekacewicz has published more than 2000 original thematic maps, 15 atlases, many articles on cartographic visions of the world, and contributed to exhibitions on cartography and art. The lecture will be followed by a conversation with Christian Schmid and Marc Angélil, ETH Zurich.