Saturday 10 January 2015
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Vernacular & Modern brings together two series of work by Joachim Brohm; ‘Mies Model Study' and ‘Typology 1979'. The exhibition demonstrates Brohm's ongoing interest in architectural structures and the relationship between architecture and recreation.
Brohm will discuss the exhibition with Rowan Moore, architecture critic of the Observer, named Critic of the Year 2014 in the UK press awards. Moore trained as an architect at Cambridge, was editor of architecture journal Blueprint and was architecture critic of the Evening Standard. From 2002 - 2008 he was director of the Architecture Foundation. He is the author of Why We Build, published by Picador in 2012.
Joachim Brohm rose to prominence in the early 1980s as one of the first photographers in Europe to shoot exclusively in colour. His work has been the subject of over 50 international solo exhibitions and is held in collections at Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Saint Louis Art Museum, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and Fotografische Sammlung, Museum Folkwang, Essen amongst others.
Brohm will be signing copies of his recent publication Typology 1979, published by MACK books after the event. The in conversation will take place at Grimaldi Gavin, 27 Albemarle Street, London, W1S 4DW
The event will take place at Grimaldi Gavin, 27 Albemarle Street, London, W1S 4DW