of Kosovo Refugees attempting to cross a southern
From January 1, 1993 to May 7, 2002, at least 3026
people have died attempting to reach the fortress
Europe. These are deaths that have been made public
in the press. No one knows the number of unrecorded
This first issue of Art-e-fact is grounded in the
urgent topic of Illegal Immigration. Most specifically
that of attempting to enter what has become known
as Fortress Europe.
The work of Artists, Theorists and Activists in
dealing with this issue are presented here.
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