Of Memory and Engineering – The Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan Pipeline and Armenia

Screen Shot 2013-02-21 at 14.20.28[1]

Photographer Helen Sheehan[2] and James Marriott of Platform  present images and stories from the Baku-Tbilisi-Pipeline and Eastern Turkey. Drawing from Dyarbakir/Dikanakeard and Zaytoun/Zeitoun  and the recently published The Oil Road[3]i they will explore how this massive piece of 21st century energy infrastructure was excavated through the complex social fabric and deep history of Eastern Anatolia and the Caucasus.

Helen Sheehan – photographer and photojournalist, who has a long engagement with issues in Eastern Anatolia
James Marriott – artist, activist and naturalist, works as part of Platform and is co-author of a number of works, including The Next Gulf. 

Tuesday 26th February, 7.30pm. Free entry

Armenian Institute
Nuvart Gulbenkian Hall
Iverna Gardens
London

020 79383336
[email protected]

 

Endnotes:
  1. [Image]: https://platformlondon.org/p-eventnew/of-memory-and-engineering/screen-shot-2013-02-21-at-14-20-28/
  2. Helen Sheehan: http://www.helensheehan.com/
  3. The Oil Road: http://www.versobooks.com/books/531-the-oil-road