Paper Sanctuary Simose


August 28 – September 3, 2023

The Japanese touring exhibition of “Paper Sanctuary” held in London.
The inaugural exhibition took place at the Simose Museum, which opened in 2023.

Ban presented the Paper Partition System (PPS), a partition system which transforms any space into a shelter for privacy, dignity and hope, ‘Paper Sanctuary’ marks a collaboration with Ukrainian-born poet, novelist and literary translator Svetlana Lavochkina, Berlin photographer Vincent Haiges, and Ukrainian composer Valentin Silvestrov, now a war refugee in Berlin himself. With a collection of Ukrainian poems and “memories of home”. Donations collected at the event will be used to build temporary housing in Ukraine.