new york: refuge

opening today at storefront for art and architecture is refuge, a photo show of dutch photographer bas princen [on until jun 26]. the work on display is the result of extensive research in five cities in the middle east and turkey: istanbul, beirut, amman, cairo and dubai. it's a documentation of the spatial products of refuge, ranging from migrant worker camps to gated satellite cities in the desert or the proximity between abject poverty and extreme wealth. location: 97 kenmare street [nolita]. © bas princen - mokkatam ridge - recycling city, cairo [2009]