Design Meets Diplomacy

Doug Suisman's Arc project isn't a roadmap to peace in the Middle Eastit's a blueprint of what a peaceful Palestinian state would look like

Over the past three years, while teams of politicians, lawyers, and international negotiators have attempted to hammer out a sovereign Palestinian state—and, more importantly, an eventual peace agreement between the Israelis and the Palestinians—Los Angeles architect and urban planner Doug Suisman has quietly focused on a largely overlooked aspect of the conflict-ridden issue: What might Palestine look like after a peace accord is signed?

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