I haven’t yet visited the National Gallery in Athens, but if the small outpost in Nafplio is anything to go by, then it must be worth visiting. The elegant early 20th century classical house displays works on the first focussed on the 19th century war of independence and the romantic period of art afterwards, while […]
"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.
- Not to be missed: Georg Baselitz in the 1980′s at the Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac
- Solving the Brexit Problem : Tom Sachs’ Swiss Passport Office at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac
- Challenging perceptions: Chris Burden at the Gagosian
- Designing for Health: Living with Buildings at the Wellcome Collection
- Down in the depths: The new art gallery aesthetic – The Tanks at Tate Modern
- Michael Pennie and Andrew Sabin at One Canada Square, London
- Photography comes of age: Shape of Light at Tate Modern
- Recreating everyday life in the Highlands at the Highland Folk Museum
- The Great Days of Scottish Engineering: The Highland Railways
- Collections: Lucy Skaer at the Talbot Rice Gallery in Edinburgh
- The artistic meaning of words: Jenny Holtzer at Tate Modern
- Old traditions and modern design: Biology of Metal at the Japan Centre
- Meaning in Abstraction: Julie Mehretu at the White Cube
- New visitor centre celebrates 70 years of green energy at Pitlochry
- The immense history of Oceania into the 21t century at the Royal Academy
- Science, art and particle physics: Yunchil Kim at the KCCUK
- Scottish art comes to London: Todd Garner goes back to a more elegant era
- Forests and Spirits – The Khartoum School at the Saatchi Gallery
- Holding up a Black Mirror to the modern world at the Saatchi Gallery
- It’s Frieze London again, but Frieze Sculpture has been here throughout the summer sunshine
- Down in the depths: The new art gallery aesthetic – The Tanks at Tate Modern on Bringing international contemporary arts to New Cross: Mitta Rottenberg and the new CCA at Goldsmiths
- Shape of Light – Tate on Harry Potter and the birthplace of British photography: Lacock Abbey
- The artistic meaning of words: Jenny Holtzer at Tate Modern on Great rooftop views, but when did ventilation ducts become art? – The Tate Modern extension
- Science, art and particle physics: Yunchil Kim at the KCCUK on After “God Particles” – What next for Physics at CERN?
- It’s Frieze London again, but Frieze Sculpture has been here throughout the summer sunshine on This is How We Bite Our Tongue – Elmgreen & Dragset at the Whitechapel Gallery