Tag: photography

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Dec 1, 2014

A selection of photographs from the project Listening There: Scenes from Ghana are currently being exhibited at the show Africa – Big Change Big Chance at the Triennale di Milano. Curated by Benno Albrecht, the exhibition will examine architecture as well as climatic and social changes affecting the African continent. Africa – Big Change Big Chance Exhibition on view through December 28, 2014 Tuesday – Sunday 10:30 AM – 8:30 PM Thursday 10:30 AM – 11:00 PM Viale Alemagna Emilio, …

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Jan 7, 2014

Peter Tolkin’s Airline Food photography exhibit is featured in FORM Magazine.  Taking Flight: Peter Tolkin and Airline Food presents Peter’s visual exploration of what he describes as the “in between spaces” of airports. Peter’s investigation is focused through looking at the overlap of food and diverse cultures in these transitory spaces.

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Mar 12, 2013

“Listening There: Scenes from Ghana” Exhibition in Rio de Janeiro Peter Tolkin and Mabel O. Wilson’s exhibition “Listening There: Scenes from Ghana” will be on view March 12-April 13, 2013 at Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation’s Studio-X Rio de Janeiro. The exhibition looks at the mid-century architecture of Ghana. Part of the movement that came to be known as “Tropical Modernism,” the buildings were erected over an approximately thirty-year period, beginning in the late 1940s towards …

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Nov 19, 2010

Peter Tolkin in association with Mabel O. Wilson served as guest editors of the most recent edition of The New City Reader, a “newspaper of public space” published by the New Museum.  The issue includes the article Unreal Estate  by Peter Tolkin & Mabel O. Wilson as well as Graffiti Gate  and photography by Peter Tolkin. The New City Reader is a temporary newspaper that will be published from October 6, 2010 to January 9, 2011 as part of the Last …

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Sep 23, 2010

Peter Tolkin in association with Mabel O. Wilson will have his photography exhibited at University of Columbia’s Studio X through December.  The show is entitled “Listening There: Scenes from Ghana” and explores the colonial and post colonial physical environment of Ghana. reference: www.dwell.com – listening there www.designobserver.com – listening there