UCSD Cross-Border Initiative is a platform for engaged research and teaching on poverty and social equity in the border region founded by Estudio Teddy Cruz + Fonna, a research-based political and architectural practice investigating issues of informal urbanization, civic infrastructure and public culture, with a special emphasis on Latin American cities.
Blurring conventional boundaries between theory and practice, and transgressing the fields of architecture and urbanism, political theory and urban policy, visual arts and public culture, Cruz + Forman lead variety of urban research agendas and civic/public interventions in the San Diego-Tijuana border region and beyond.
Artist: Estudio Teddy Cruz + Fonna Forman
Location: US/Mexico Border
Image credit: Estudio Teddy Cruz + Fonna Forman
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