About the authors

Forensic Architecture is a research project based at the Centre for Research Architecture, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK.




Forensic Architecture and all components of this report are funded by the European Research Council.


Eyal Weizman (principal investigator) is an architect (AA dipl.), PhD from the London Consortium, Professor of Spatial and Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths, University of London and Director of the Centre for Research Architecture.

Nick Axel (research and coordination) is an architect, writer and recent graduate from the Centre for Research Architecture. Currently, he is resident and environmental consultant at DAAR (Decolonizing Architecture Art Residency).

Steffen Kraemer (video compositing and montage) is a filmmaker and research assistant in media studies. He is a recent graduate from the Centre for Research Architecture.

Lawrence Abu Hamdan (audio forensics) is an audiovisual artist and PhD candidate at the Centre For Research Architecture, Goldsmiths College. His work has been submitted as evidence at the UK asylum tribunal. Abu Hamdan is the Armory Show commissioned artist for 2015.

Jacob Burns (research) is a researcher at Forensic Architecture.