Rietveld/Schroder House, Utrecht

We also went to Utrecht yesterday, and visited the Rietveld house built for the widow Schroder. There were some shanagens afoot when this all was conceived; a studio for the architect at the house of the client? Hmm. It was a bit like being in a Mondrian painting. We were not allowed to photograph the […]

Christo at Gasometer

“Big Air Package” We visited the Gasometer in Oberhausen Germany, where Christo has erected an enormous package. Yep. Some huge volume of air supports quilted fabric constrained by rope ties. We walked inside and out, and underneath where a camera from the very top films visitors inside and projects the image at the very base. […]

Turrell in Den Haag

Andrea, Quynh, Iede and I went to visit a Turrell piece in the dunes by the Den Haag shoreline. It was subtle but effective, or so I am told. I couldn’t keep my eyes open in the daylight! By the way Quynh, I think its down there somewhere, keep looking.