Disarming Design Night at WielsMajdoline Sakakini
Wednesday 10th February the mobile shop of Disarming Design from Palestine was officially opened in WIELS (Center for contemporary art Brussels) during an evening with presentations by:
- Belgium based Dutch designer Annelys de Vet (co-founder of Disarming Design)
- Palestinian ecological space designer Mohammad Saleh (executive director of Disarming Design)
- videos of the production of the goods (edited and presented by Italian social designer Teresa Palmieri)
- and the avant-premiere of ‘Area C, system D’ by Dutch Russian designer and filmmaker Polina Medvedeva who shot this film in the Westbank alongside the Disarming Design create-shops
Unique products were on sale and there was Palestinian Taybeh-beer to welcome the visitors!
About: Area C, System D
Dealings along the Jerusalem-Ramallah road (20″)
Polina Medvedeva (RU/NL, 2016)
In their unlicensed car, a group of young musicians on their way to a concert, take the Jerusalem-Ramallah road as the shopkeepers of the neighborhoods and refugee camps along the road share stories of self-government and informal economy.