Hamsterley Forest, The Green Man Sculpture
Hamsterley Forest in the Durham Dales is 2000 hectares of mixed woodland with excellent walks, bike routes and horse riding trails for all levels of abilty. It's brilliant!
The Fantastic Period Panels of Féau & Cie
Féau’s astonishing period rooms are not only on view at TEFAF — Jacques Grange and Robert Couturier have commissioned them, too.
Robert Polidori Documents Over 20 Years Of Restorations At The Palace of Versailles | Yatzer
Renowned photographer Robert Polidori has been taking large-scale photographs of the restoration works at Versailles since 1985; a selection of which will be on display for a limited period at Mary Boone Gallery in Chelsea, NYC.
(Note: The photomontages shown here have been widely published on the internet for some time, but never with commentary that addresses issues I mention below important to contemporary discourse .) What at first glance seem like absurdist montages of buildings by photographer Filip Dujardin, good for amusement only, actually raise some important questions. It doesn’t take long…
Filip Dujardin's Impossible Architecture
Belgium-based photographer Filip Dujardin’s “Impossible Architecture” has encapsulated the imaginary, and removed the practicality of construction.
impossible architecture by filip dujardin
most of the architectural creations are structurally implausible, however, seem perfectly ordinary at first glance, revealing their absurdity only as the viewer begins to notice incongruous details.
Alexander Rodtchenko et Boris Ignatovitch : une idéologie visuelle ...
En partant de cinq photographies d’Alexandre Rodtchenko et Boris Ignatovitch, photographes des premières années de l’URSS, et représentant des scènes de travail, l’article s’efforce de mettre en œuvre des principes d’analyse visant à mettre au jour les significations sociologiques revêtues par l’image. Il examine, pour chaque photographie, plusieurs dimensions : composition, lignes, points, masses, éléments matériels, position du photographe, éléments techniques de prise de vue. L’article…
Opere in mostra in occasione dell'evento Alexander Rodchenko - Museum Series Portfolios, presso lo Shenker Culture Club. www.shenker.com