After graduating from Art Design program (now Experimental Design) at the AFAD Bratislava, Slovakia, Jozef Eduard Masarik (born in USA, 1993) pursued his studies in the HEAD – Genève’s Space and Communication Master’s. In his research he is addressing the imaginary and the way it transforms the world we live in. Being a practicing designer, his works have been shown internationally in shows at BOZAR Brussels, Klokgebouw, Cité de la Mode et du Design, the Museum of Kyoto and GAM Santiago among others and can be found in various private collections. Together with Sulliane Bressoud, Jozef co-founded the creative practice Sijoz.
Earth( e)scape. The Raising of Chicago
Master Thesis by Jozef Eduard Masarik
Raising of Chicago, a visionary project of the 19th century engineering, was a project consisting of lifting the whole city up to 14 feet above the city’s original location. Such projects blending…