C O N T E N T - S I N G L E . P H P

10 March 2017 - 11 June 2017

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The rules of the popular children’s game “Stille Post” (“telephone”) are simple: listen, understand and repeat. And that same principle applies equally to interpersonal communication. For Herlinde Koelbl’s “Stille Post. Listening and Understanding” photo project, she brought together 28 unequal couples: women, men, and children of all ages from 16 countries on five continents. They all whisper messages to each other – and each of them hears something different, deciding for themselves how to interpret it and pass it on. We cannot tell what the messages are – yet these encounters captured in black-and-white photographs reveal a trust overcoming language barriers and dissolving cultural differences.

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