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Banlieue Network

Banlieue Network

Banlieue Galleries

Banlieue Network Galleries had been created to showcase the work produced during the Summer School "Exploring the Banlieue" in July 2013 by the participating artists, scholars, young researchers and the organisers.  This on-line exhibition seeks to communicate the “banlieue” experience beyond its locality in order to further understanding about urban segregation and provide a resource to challenge negative stereotypes. Resulting from the participants' immersion in the creative energy generated by the banlieue’s cross-cultural influences, the selected visual material is ordered by individual participants - professional artists and researchers - and reflects their individual perceptions of the urban periphery as experienced during the walks and other activities of the Summer School. The richness of the images illustrates the diversity of the urban periphery and the fecund synergies between various art forms. 

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