signs of urban migrants

Two projects working directly with young migrant generations ..

The Portable Life. Signs of urban migrants.

Migrantas has been working since 2001 on projects related to migration, identity and dialogue between different cultures. Their projects combine tools from the social sciences, graphic design and the visual arts, and put them at the disposal of reflection on the migrant condition.

home is within myself / different ?

.. and Bordergames which shows at the current state still some stereotype images but its concept sounds quite experimental and thus interesting … (Presentation this week in Berlin)

Bordergames is a series of workshops, a videogame engine and an editor which allows young migrants not only to design a video game where their experiences are the main element, but also to learn the importance of taking over new technologies and using them to self
organize and recover the control over their own lives and environments. (german review)
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