Recipe for a 'Boundary Gazpacho', 2013; image: Daniel Fernández Pascual.

Blurred Territories

December 2013

Daniel Fernández Pascual’s claims for sovereignty
Architect Léopold Lambert spoke with architect Daniel Fernández Pascual about the precarious line that describes a State’s legal territory. Gone are the days when a standard map could accurately indicate this information; now it is the era of technology, where precision tools and machinery give humans an ever-extending power to control things, and to thus determine proprietary zones in outer space and underground as well as on land and sea. These new claims of sovereignty naturally cause all sorts of repercussions.