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Exhibition: On the Tarmac

  • 08:56 - 7 November, 2015
Exhibition: On the Tarmac
Exhibition: On the Tarmac, Image: Dennis Pieprz Assoc. AIA.
Image: Dennis Pieprz Assoc. AIA.

To most people, tarmac markings are hieroglyphics writ large: an obscure language that greets us as we glide down toward the earth. It is a code both intimately familiar and radically alien. On the Tarmac reconceives this code. Designer Dennis Pieprz Assoc. AIA and his photos, by freeing the tarmac from utility, allow new meanings to emerge, exploring poetry of line work and the ballet of human activity. This collection is about slowing pace and paying attention, but most important about seeking sublime moments in the everyday. The exhibition, presented by BSA Space in partnership with Sasaki Associates, features more than 250 images from Pieprz’s archive.

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Cite: "Exhibition: On the Tarmac" 07 Nov 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/776758/exhibition-on-the-tarmac/> ISSN 0719-8884