Peter Bobby: High-rise

The turn of the century brought a renewed interest and confidence in constructing high-rise developments in a large majority of the world’s major cities. It has become the corporate building type for an increasingly global industry and architecture. High-rise examines the sociopolitical, architectural and visual discourse surrounding these constructions using a combination of both interior and exterior still and moving imagery. Through a number of differing strategies, the work critiques these environments, questions their relationship to the city below, addresses ideas of representation and spectatorship, and explores the discourse surrounding notions of power within the contemporary urban landscape.

Developed in partnership with Ffotogallery, Cardiff; The Architecture Centre, Bristol and eCPR (European Centre for Photographic Research) with support from The Arts Council.

Peter Bobby: High-rise


Event Title: Peter Bobby: High-rise
Postcode: The National Theatre, South Bank, London, SE1 9PX
Further Details:
http://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk/discover/exhibitions/high-rise