Les 13 photographes
elina brotherus: artist and her model.
art at the limits of landscape
This exhibition explores affinities with Romanticism in contemporary art practice, and the continuing fascination of the Landscape Sublime. Drawn to subjects such as mountains, glaciers, the icecaps, forests, the ocean, the moon and the remotest stars, the artists included have found new ways of reflecting on our relationship with the unimaginable forces of nature, even in our age of technological advance and the unprecedented expansion of knowledge.
simon faithful going nowhere
inigo rooms, kings college
The poet stephen spender(1909-1995) surveying the ruins of cologne in 1945, found that:
it is a climax of deliberate effort, an achievement of our civilisation, the most striking result of co-operation between nations in the twentieth century. It is the shape created by our century as the gothic cathedral is the shape created by the middle ages...............