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Libeskind’s Imperial War Museum North

We’ve not been over to Salford Quays for a while, but on Sunday we were showing our young Japanese friend, who we met when visiting the Bauhaus in Dessau last year, around Manchester. 320 more words


Remembering the poignancy of the 'Fallen Leaves', Judisches Museum, Berlin

Ah June! To be grounded while I could have been traveling the world…that isn’t a good feeling. But then, there’s nothing bad about it either. As much as travel is about moving around and seeing things in the flesh, it is also about making journeys of imagination, reliving past moments and recreating them for your own pleasure. 500 more words

Travel & Experiences

Jewish Museum Berlin - Architecture

When we arrived in Berlin last Monday, it was around 5 o’clock by the time we had checked in and settled into our hotel. We’d discovered when planning the trip that… 752 more words


Assignment Five - Applying the Techniques of Illustration and Narrative

The fifth and final assignment in the Open College of the Arts Art of Photography course is ‘Applying the Techniques of Illustration and Narrative’.  This assignment is designed to draw on all the techniques and approaches developed over the previous four assignments and the course participant is required to prepare the assignment in the form of a picture essay for a magazine with one cover image and up to 12 images inside.  984 more words


Maze Long Kesh - The Loss of a Site of Profound Learning

There are many reasons why the decision of Northern Ireland’s First Minister Peter Robinson MLA to do a complete u-turn on plans for the development of the site of the former Maze Prison is a set-back for a political process that seems to be in a state of rapid decline – but for me one of the greatest losses of all, is the loss of a site of profound learning. 891 more words

Northern Ireland

The State of the Industry

What is the state of the market when architects like Danny Liebskind “diversify” into canvas handbag design?


Some comparisons

I want to list some things for the record before I write my actual post:

Old homeless men yelling in German are just as incomprehensible as homeless men yelling in French. 699 more words

Study Abroad