The unsettling architecture of industry

From Civilization. Jo Choonman, PETROCHEMICAL, from the series INDUSTRY

Images in new book reveal hidden life of infrastructure and industrial buildings

This disorientating set of pictures reveals glimpses inside structures we barely think of as architecture.

They document large-scale infrastructure and industry that are hidden from public view – or, in the case of the two aerial shots, patterns hidden in plain sight.

The images come from Civilization, an epic new photographic book charting “the way we live now”, drawing together the threads of humankind’s ever-changing, frenetic, collective life across the globe.

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