Cities on the Move 7 / Kaupungin liikkeessä is and exhibition catalogue published by the Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma in Helsinki; the exhibition was on display between 6 November 1999 and 9 January 2000. The exhibition, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist and Hou Hanru, was a traveling exhibition that explored Asian megacities and the dynamics of their exponential growth.
The catalogue is a small soft-cover booklet and the texts are in Finnish and in English. The publication contains four texts: “Cities on the Move – kaupungit liikkeessä” by Hou Hanru and Hans-Ulrich Obrist; two interviews – with Shigeru Ban and with Peter Cook –both by Hans-Ulrich Obrist, and and essay by Saskia Sassen titled “The Global City: Time and Space (Globaali kaupunki: aika ja tila)”. The publication also contains the contributing artists’ biographies.
For more information, please visit Wikipedia at en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cities_on_the_Move, or an interview with the curators published in the Kiasma magazine 5 (Vol 2) 1999 at kiasma.fi/kiasma-lehti/5.php?lang=en&id=11, also available in Finnish.
Our copy in stock is in good condition. The cover is a bit curled, but the binding is fine and the pages are clean.