The galleries in Berlin are currently closed to visitors until further notice in order to help contain the spread of the coronavirus. Stay healthy, STAY AT HOME, and enjoy exploring the artworks digitally here on PiB! ps: Also follow PiB on Instagram for the upcoming takeovers by gallerists & artists!
Als Schutz vor der Verbreitung des COVID-19 Virus sind die Berliner Galerien für den Publikumsverkehr geschlossen. Bleibt gesund, BLEIBT ZUHAUSE, und genießt die Ausstellungen ausnahmsweise in digitaler Form hier auf PiB! Ps: Folgt PiB auf Instagram für die kommenden Takeovers von Galerist*innen & Künstler*innen!

Book Launch + Pop-Up-Exhibition


Gabriela Torres Ruiz

Book Presentation

The newly published book Silence (Hatje Cantz) will be presented, with introductions by Timothy Persons (Director of the Helsinki School of Photography and senior lecturer at the Aalto University of Art, Design and Architecture, Helsinki), and by Nadine Barth (Consulting Editor for Photography Art Books, Hatje Cantz).

Gabriela Torres Ruiz | Silence

Text(s) by Timothy Persons
German, English, Spanish
2017. 112 pp., 88 ills.
23.00 x 29.00 cm
ISBN 978-3-7757-4318-1
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The exhibition presents a selection of photographs from the series Silence, which were created between 2009 and 2015.

About the series

The photographer and architect Gabriela Torres Ruiz shows how silence can be captured photographically and the associations it engenders. With a fine sense for the poetic interplay between light, color, and space, her Silence series juxtaposes landscape motifs and interior photographs in diptychs. The depicted decay of the buildings alongside enchanted alpine and forest landscapes make reference to the cycle between architecture and nature, which ultimately reclaims its environment. Not only do the photographs reveal a formal affinity in terms of their texture and nuanced color as a result of Torres Ruiz’s sensitive selection, but they also closely relate in content.

Galerie Brockstedt

Nov 16 — 18, 2017
Book Presentation: Thursday, Nov 16, 7 – 9 pm
Witn an introduction by Timothy Persons and Nadine Barth. The artist will be present.


Mommsenstraße 59, 10629 Berlin
[Charlottenburg | Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf]

Opening hours: Tue – Fri 10 am – 6 pm, Sat 10 am – 2 pm, and by appointment

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