Diploma project, ECAL 2019
in BACHELOR PHOTOGRAPHY
by Yul Tomatala
Through a series of reflections I considered Casablanca’s modern and colonial heritage from an urban development perspective. Going beyond a purely documentary approach, I chose to look beyond the confines of the real world to turn towards a broader and more personal narrative.
This territory, which European architects once regarded as their fantasy laboratory, becomes a space for exploration and questioning.
Between modern utopia and postmodern deconstruction, these images depict the innocence and exuberance of a turbulent era in the collective memory.