Fonna Forman

  • THE WALL: THE SAN DIEGO–TIJUANA BORDER

    THIS PAST SPRING, an anonymous group of architects, designers, and artists announced an international competition to design a new border wall between the United States and Mexico. But this was no Trump-inspired anti-immigration gambit; it was, rather, a supposedly objective response to the politician’s incendiary proposal for a cross-continental barricade, and the brainchild of the Third Mind Foundation, a consortium dedicated to experimental forms of interdisciplinary collaboration. The foundation began its challenge with this paradoxical statement: “Let us be clear: We take no position on this