Michael Pinchbeck interviews César Cornejo, Senior Lecturer in Fine Art at Manchester School of Art. Originally from Peru, he creates work that reflects critically on socio-political issues and explores the relationship between art, architecture and society. He has exhibited widely internationally. César received MA and PhD degrees in sculpture from the Tokyo University of the Arts and BA Architecture and Urbanism at the Ricardo Palma University in Lima, Peru. He has taught at institutions such as the University of South Florida, the City University of New York, Museo del Barrio NY, Massachusetts College of Art and Design and Ricardo Palma University.