Archive for art
these scans last week in a lovely email from my once instructor, now friend.
is an architect, illustrator and incredible inspiration.
I’m especially enamored with the work because it truly is a dying art.
[This work is from a couple of sketchbooks she filled on trips to Spain and India last fall - so beautiful!]
When did my sketchbook die?
Sketchbook Pages : Stephanie Bower
getting my arse up to see
and yes, it was completely magic.
The Pepper’s Ghost Technique (a hologram of Kate Moss) was an exhibit gem. A device that gives the illusion of a spirit, sometimes used in séances in the nineteenth century (so cool!)
[the strings from Schindler's List were so eerie and perfect too]
And just for fun, my favorite show ever…the Byzantine inspired
Photos : RWM
a visit from
in the studio this week.
Always looking for an opportunity to use his beautiful work!
Images : Ken Gangbar
I had the pleasure of attending a marvelous presentation given by the wonderful
the work becomes so much more beautiful (if that’s even possible) when you imagine the construction and design team sleeping on site under glass lanterns hanging from the trees, and lovely women in bright saris stopping by to trowel a floor on the way to a wedding…you could almost smell the monsoon water filling the perfect wells…
The magic of a proper process is an incredible inspiration,
even knowing that our version of the world is choosing Revit models over handmade ones.
“It takes as much time as it takes” – Bijoy Jain
Images : Palmyra House, Tara House – Studio Mumbai
sucked into this
Not particularly useful, but incredibly beautiful.
Photos : Ditte Isager
Images : Raffaele Monti, Michelangelo