Monday, October 27, 2008

EXHIBITION: Alphabet City Festival 2008: FUEL (Nov 27/28/29, 2008)

Image by Geoffrey Thün and Kathy Velikov (RVTR) from "Post-Carbon Highway"
FUEL anthology (4 3/4 x 6 1/4, 320 pp., 200 color illus.) available at , SWIPE, Pages, TYPE and other fine bookstores.
Presented with the support of: The MIT Press, Canada Council for the Arts, Ontario Arts Council, Clarity

Alphabet City Festival 2008: FUEL
November 27/28/29


Designs for the fuel transition
Kelly Doran, Sara Graham, Chris Hardwicke, Robert Kirkbride, Maya Przybylski,
Lola Shepphard,
Geoffrey Thün, Kathy Velikov, Mason White

The drawings presented in RIG include a post-carbon Highway 401, converted oil rigs, a perfect machine, off-grid condos, reprogrammed tar sands, siberian gas infrastructure, and city-wide tubes for bicycles.

Opening party: Thursday November 27, 7 pm
Exhibition runs to Saturday January 3
Toronto Free Gallery
1277 Bloor Street West
Tel 416.913.0461

Curated by Chris Hardwicke and John Knechtel
Exhibition Design by Vita Leung
Produced by Toronto Free Gallery and Alphabet City


A high-speed series of presentations address our fuel fixation. Authors, architects, artists talk over 20 images at 20 seconds per image. Book launch / party to follow.

Friday November 28, 4-6 pm
John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design | University of Toronto
230 College Street, Room 066
Open to the public-admission free

Produced by Talk 20 and Alphabet City


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