Benjamin Cope

Benjamin Cope, Ph.D, director of the Laboratory of Critical Urbanism and lecturer, teaching courses on Critical Cartography, Localised Cultural Industries and Gender and Space. His research interests focus on socio-spatial change in Eastern Europe, with a particular interest in multi-scalarity, cultural events and critical cartography as a methodology for researching post-socialist spaces. He divides his time between Vilnius and Warsaw, where he works in the Education Department at Zachęta National Gallery of Art, as a cultural activist in the Association “Stowarzyszenie My”, conducts vegetable orchestra Paprykalaba and occasionally plays in Belarusian band Nagual.

 

ben photo_croped

Zacheta

contact : benjamin.cope@ehu.lt