Excise City is an on-going research project, which investigates the agency of destruction in the process of generation and transformation of the city. Rather than dismissing it as an unavoidable byproduct consequential to the goals of creation and progress, Excise City examines aspects of removal as the cultural and political processes consistently deployed and appropriated by ideaologies and desires, and explores its functions as an architectural mechanism actively shaping both the ideological and physical forms of the city.  

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