One of the most paralyzing characteristics of the desert to the human psyche is its vast sense of emptiness. In a landscape without bounds nor the possibility of contacting others, one's sense of space becomes distorted.
Luidmila Velasco and Nelson Ramirez de Arellano Conde are independent artists based in Havana, Cuba. Their work distinguishes itself with its combination of mediums, and allusions made to Cuban history and culture.
This week we decided to turn the psychitecture lens to one of the most unique cities in the Caribbean: Havana, Cuba. I embarked on a 72 hour journey alongside Glow Girl Melissa Myers to explore how the identity of the island reflects on architecture, art, and design in Havana.