WA Contents • Apr 2, 2021 • 31
“Architecture is a powerful tool that can make incredible things. It has a lot of transformative power,” according to Nicolás Palacios, who is currently working in Emergency Architecture & Human Rights (EAHR), a non-profit organisation founded in 2015 and based in Copenhagen, Denmark.
“Tools can also be used to reproduce or perpetuate hegemonic positions. I think, sometimes, we have to be critical about the practices that we take.”
“I believe that architecture, for example, modernism had a very strong message behind, but it works as a cautionary tale to tell us what