The 2022 Arnold Newman Lecture is free with registration and will take place virtually on March 3 at 12pm EST.
Akinbode Akinbiyi discusses a recent project addressing the impact of COVID-19 on the urban landscape in Germany, situating this project within his ongoing practice, including works in the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s collection.
Akinbode Akinbiyi was born in Oxford, England of Nigerian parents and has been a freelance photographer since 1977. Akinbiyi’s primary photographic focus attempts to understand and deeply engage with the modern city. The work is open-ended and driven by a desire to dive deeply into the meaning and subjectivity of the everyday. Akinbiyi lives in and works out of Berlin.
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, United States of America
February 23, 2022 to February 04, 2022