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Jan 18, 2017

Peter Tolkin and Sarah Lorenzen were interviewed by Julia Ingalls of Archinect in October 2016. The piece Does Teaching Architecture Enhance Architectural Practice? has Peter and Sarah offering their insights into the boundaries that exist between academia and practice. “Interim” student exhibition at Cal Poly Pomona. Image: Cal Poly Pomona  

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Mar 7, 2016

Peter Tolkin and Mabel Wilson will be giving a talk on their project Listening There, Scenes from Ghana as part of the program for the Graham Foundation exhibition Architecture of Independence: African Modernism. In this talk, Wilson and Tolkin will discuss how Ghana’s mid-century modernist buildings have fared in the half-century since their construction and how they function in today’s increasingly urban and global contexts. For more details see below. http://www.grahamfoundation.org/public_events/5416-listening-there-scenes-from-ghana   When: March 8, 2016, 6pm Where: Madlener House …

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Jan 22, 2016

Peter Tolkin Architecture is pleased to announce that UC Riverside has been awarded an NEA grant for the installation of “Red Carpet in C”, a collaboration between artist Yunhee Min and architect Peter Tolkin. Currently being developed with Peter Tolkin Architecture, the project is conceived as performative architecture–as both an object to be viewed and a space to be inhabited–a virtual translation of music into three dimensions. The suspended fabric form undulates through the volume of  the two-story atrium at UCR’s Culver Center …

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Mar 20, 2014

Pasadena Magazine features the Holly Vista Residence in its March, 2014 issue. The article, All in the Family, narrates the development of the renovation of this home overtime and the relationship between architect and client. Respecting the integrity of the home’s mid-century design, Peter Tolkin Architecture’s series of projects for the Holly Vista Residence resulted in a complete transformation of the house.

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