Autumn 2018

Surfers and divers

An innovative website tells the story of the Palestinian people in their own words, in two languages

Several years ago, the Palestinian Museum and the Lebanon-based Institute of Palestine Studies teamed up with design initiative Visualizing Palestine to create an Arabic- and English-language website, Palestinian Journeys ( that highlights the active role of the Palestinian people in ‘crafting their own history’.


Anja Neidhardt, design curator and writer, lecturer for design history, Academy of Visual Arts Frankfurt

Read the full version in Eye no. 97 vol. 25, 2018


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