The park is only a couple of stops on the Valporetto from St Mark’s or a pleasant stroll along the waterfront. It is a park of two halves; the gardens facing onto the water with their lawns, trees and sitting areas which are a pleasant contrast to the rush and bustle of the centre of […]
"The many great gardens of the world, of literature and poetry, of painting and music, of religion and architecture, all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden. If you don't want paradise, you are not human; and if you are not human, you don't have a soul."
To be an architect means having a wide range of interests - architecture, art and creativity in all its variety of forms, sustainability, science and innovation. The greatest interest is often where these different worlds overlap and collide - that is when something imaginative often occurs that pushes us all forward to another place
"Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless; peacocks and lilies for example"
I hope to showcase contemporary design and innovation, including architecture, art, design, science, technology and sustainability, to those searching for architecture, design and art inspiration to create beauty. I hope you enjoy it and will contribute to it.
- Looking deep into the portraits of Helene Schjerfbeck at the Royal Academy
- Classic Film Posters at Sotheby’s
- Celebrating the technical feats behind the scenes: Craft and Graft at the Crick
- Glasgow partytime comes to a Sleepless Tate Britain
- Experimentations with paint: Frank Bowling at Tate Britain
- Clarice Lispector inspires Art and Literature at S|2 in London
- 250 years of the RA Schools in The Garden
- Turning 2D into 3D: Michael Craig-Martin at the Gagosian Gallery
- Architects designing the best spas, lidos and swimming pools: Into the Blue at the V&A
- An explosion of Manga art at the British Museum
- Artistic influences on Alvara Barrington in ‘Artists/Steal From’ at Gallerie Thaddaeus Ropac
- Tate Modern comes of age with a variety of international displays across the buildings.
- Takis’s kinetic art at Tate Modern – the modern Greek artist
- The New Order of the 1970′s to the 1990′s at Spruth Magers
- Circulation Metaphor: artists from Gwangju at the Korea Cultural Centre in London
- Changing Chinese Cultures: ‘Afterimage: Dandgai Yishu’ at Lisson Gallery
- ART-EXIT: 1939 – A Very Different Europe: Ben Uri at the 12 Star Gallery
- Prototypes and Experimentation at the The Aram Gallery
- Figures in wide spaces: Jeff Wall at the White Cube
- Sparking imagination and creativity: Take One Picture at the National Gallery
- Paper Castles in the Sky at the V&A on Architects created a Gingerbread City of the Future at the V&A
- A fascinating and different side of Anish Kapoor at the Lisson Gallery on Reflections in space and time by Anish Kapoor at Pitzhanger Manor
- Reflections in space and time by Anish Kapoor at Pitzhanger Manor on The meticiulous restoration of Pitzhanger Manor by Jestico and Whiles
- Reflections in space and time by Anish Kapoor at Pitzhanger Manor on Anish Kapoor brings a reflective new light to the Palace of Versailles
- Jason Martin on Waves of paint and silver – Jason Martin at the Lisson Gallery in London