Saturday, October 06, 2007

fancy door posts at the natural history museum




















twilight in the natural history museum



at the natural history museum, the medium, presumably, is the message



i can resist anything, except temptation ...


















... safe hands at the V&A



after a long week, we return to the gamble dining room in the V&A on friday night for a posh curry and a large glass of orgasmic merlot



the poynter dining room in the V&A at night

and they even have authentic town mice that scamper out from behind the skirting boards in search of crumbs





chihuly in the V&A at night

a drawing master once told me it was sometimes helpful to look at your work upside down in order to see it with "fresh eyes" and to satisfy doubts about the balance & integrity of the design











the courtyard at the V&A


compare and contrast gandharan buddhas

gandharan buddhas c.4th century from brighton and from the V&A

? looted from the same temple ?