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Recently the experience, purpose and contexts of architectural space have been subject to various kinds of scrutinies. The contemporary obsession with how buildings appear from the outside – through aerial photography and online images – dominates how they are perceived, commissioned and valued. 984 more words

1905: Doors

Vilhelm Hammershøi: Open Doors (1905)

Interior Of Courtyard, Strandgade 30 -- Vilhelm Hammershoi

Interior Of Courtyard, Strandgade 30, 1899 — Vilhelm Hammershoi (1864-1916)




Run time: 1h29

Director: William Oldroyd

Cast: Florence Pugh, Christopher Fairbank, Cosmo Jarvis, Paul Hilton, Naomie Ackie

Synopsis: Rural England, 1865. Katherine is stifled by her loveless marriage to a bitter man twice her age, and his cold, unforgiving family. 305 more words

Review: Pelléas and Mélisande – Theatre Royal, Glasgow

First published in The Times, Monday February 27 2017

Four Stars

For lengthy stretches of David McVicar’s new production of Debussy’s only completed opera, the audience is confronted with a plain black curtain while the orchestra plays between scenes. 451 more words

Notes on Melancholy, part 3

Each night about this time he puts on sadness like a garment and goes on writing.
from Anne Carson: “Short Talk On Ovid” (1992)