Arna Mackic

is an architect based in Amsterdam. Since 2009 she is part of the core design team at RAAAF (Rietveld Architecture-Art-Affordances), and in 2013 she started researching the cultural heritage of the former Yugoslavia: the monuments commemorating the victims of fascism during World War II and cultural heritage destroyed during the Bosnian war (1992-1995).


Destroyed gymnasium in Mostar

Immortal moments

A jump into the water

The reconstruction of deliberately destroyed public and religious buildings in Mostar has raised many questions and controversies. Arna Mackic embarks on a search for a new open architectural language that might encourage encounters between people, liberated from the burden of politics or ethnicity.