The Polish pavilion designed for Shanghai EXPO 2010 by the WWAA Architects. The pavilion features a perforated façade, inspired by traditional Polish folk-art paper cutouts. design inspiration, architecture, luxury homes
The River Orb, Beziers, France Look at the reflection of that sky and castle in the river! The sky alone is fantastic. This looks like some kind of fairy tale land. A fairy tale land I could actually visit.
Pierre Jahan, RETURN OF THE WORKS AT THE LOUVRE MUSEUM « 1946. René Huyghe, who was at that time curator-in-chief of the Dept of painting at the Louvre Museum, called me to let me know that works of art which had been stored or hidden in the provinces were going to return to the Musem. If I wanted to take photos of this, I had to be at the Donon door on such date, at such time. Of course I went ! » _____________After the War, a new Louvre, transformed by major renovation work, gradually…
The glass pyramid was commissioned by President Francois Mitterrand designed by architect IM Pei. The pyramid was opened in 1989 and is made of 603 diamond-shaped and 70 triangular panes of glass (doors).