Saturday, March 31, 2012

David vainqueur de Goliath

David vainqueur de Goliath, David Winner of Goliath by Anonymous, Jardin du Luxembourg, Paris
“David vainqueur de Goliath” (David Winner of Goliath) by Anonymous
Jardin du Luxembourg
Paris, July 2011

Friday, March 30, 2012

Shibboleth

Shibboleth by Doris Salcedo, Turbine Hall, Tate Modern, London,
Shibboleth” by Doris Salcedo, 2007
Turbine Hall, Tate Modern
London, January 2008

Thursday, March 29, 2012

U.S. Embassy in Berlin

United States Embassy by Moore Ruble Yudell with Gruen Associates, Pariser Platz, Ebertstraße, Behrenstraße, Berlin
United States Embassy by Moore Ruble Yudell, with Gruen Associates
Pariser Platz / Ebertstraße / Behrenstraße
Berlin, September 2011

External links: The New U.S. Embassy in Berlin

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

St. George's Chapel

St George's Chapel, St George's Episcopal Church, Rutherford Place, Stuyvesant Square, New York
“Fight the Good Fight of Faith”, 1 Timothy 6:12
St. George's Chapel, St. George's Episcopal Church
East 16th Street at Rutherford Place
New York, September 2008

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

La Bonne Franquette

Restaurant La Bonne Franquette, rue des Saules, rue Saint Rustique, Montmartre, Paris
Restaurant “La Bonne Franquette
Rue des Saules / rue Saint Rustique
Montmartre, Paris, July 2011

External link: À la bonne franquette (French expression)

Monday, March 26, 2012

Clet Abraham

No entry sign revised by Clet Abraham, via Giulia, Rome
No entry sign revised by Clet Abraham, via Giulia
Rome, May 2011

External links: Clet Abraham (Wikipedia, in French) - The language of the street signs by Clet Abraham (Abitare) - Clet Abraham - Angels & Demons - The Eyes, the Mouth (Livorno Daily Photo)

Sunday, March 25, 2012

Heinrich von Preußen

Heinrich von Preußen (Prince Henry of Prussia), Monument to Frederick II of Prussia (Frederick the Great) by Christian Daniel Rauch, Unter den Linden, Berlin
Heinrich von Preußen (Prince Henry of Prussia)
Monument to Frederick II of Prussia (Frederick the Great)
by Christian Daniel Rauch, Unter den Linden
Berlin, September 2011

Saturday, March 24, 2012

Bronze Turtle

Bronze turtle by Giambologna at the base of the obelisks by Bartolomeo Ammannati, piazza Santa Maria Novella, Florence
One of the bronze turtles by Giambologna at the base of the obelisks by Bartolomeo Ammannati
Piazza Santa Maria Novella
Florence, December 2009

Friday, March 23, 2012

L'Immortalité devançant le Temps

Immortality outstripping Time, L'Immortalité devançant le Temps by Georges Récipon, Grand Palais, Paris
“L'Immortalité devançant le Temps” (Immortality outstripping Time)
Quadriga by Georges Récipon, Grand Palais
Paris, July 2011

See also: L'Harmonie triomphant de la Discorde (Harmony triumphing over Discord)

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Prince of Homburg

Prince of Homburg by Frank Stella, Marlene-Dietrich-Platz, Berlin
“Prince of Homburg” by Frank Stella
Marlene-Dietrich-Platz
Berlin, September 2011

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

New York Public Library

Inside the Main Branch of the New York Public Library, New York
Inside the Main Branch of the New York Public Library
5th Avenue at 42nd Street
New York, September 2007

Monday, March 19, 2012

Place des Degrés

Place des Degrés, Puteaux, La Défense, Paris
Place des Degrés, Puteaux, La Défense
Paris, July 2010

Saturday, March 17, 2012

Berlinische Galerie

Berlinische Galerie, Alte Jakobstraße, Kreuzberg, Berlin
Forecourt of the Berlinische Galerie
Alte Jakobstraße, Kreuzberg
Berlin, September 2011

(The yellow field of letters is a list of the artists represented at the museum, by Kuehn Malvezzi Architects
The sculpture is “Dreiheit” by Brigitte and Martin Matschinsky-Denninghoff)

Friday, March 16, 2012

Dante

Monument to Dante Alighieri by Enrico Pazzi, piazza di Santa Croce, Florence
Dante Alighieri by Enrico Pazzi, 1865
Piazza di Santa Croce
Florence, December 2009

See also: Basilica di Santa Croce

Thursday, March 15, 2012

La bouche de la vérité

La Bocca della verità, La bouche de la vérité, The Mouth of Truth by Jules Blanchard, Jardin du Luxembourg, Paris
“La Bocca della verità” (The Mouth of Truth) by Jules Blanchard
Jardin du Luxembourg
Paris, July 2011

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Green Neon Concrete Mixer

Concrete-mixer outlined by fluorescent green strip lighting by David Batchelor, Concrete Day Café Night Bar, Hayward Gallery, Southbank Centre, London
Green neon concrete mixer by David Batchelor
Outside “Concrete” Day Café - Night Bar
Hayward Gallery, Southbank Centre
London, January 2008

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Willy-Brandt-Haus

Willy-Brandt-Haus by Helge Bofinger, geadquarters of the SPD, Social Democratic Party, Wilhelmstraße, Berlin
Willy-Brandt-Haus by Helge Bofinger
Headquarters of the SPD (Social Democratic Party)
Wilhelmstraße / Stresemannstraße
Kreuzberg, Berlin, September 2011

Monday, March 12, 2012

New York Yacht Club

New York Clubhouse, New York Yacht Club, 37 West 44th Street, New York
Detail of New York Clubhouse by Warren and Wetmore
New York Yacht Club, 37 West 44th Street
New York, September 2008

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Clocks

Window display with clocks, Boutique Hugo Boss, Avenue des Champs-Élysées, Paris
Window display with clocks, Boutique Hugo Boss
Avenue des Champs-Élysées
Paris, July 2011

Saturday, March 10, 2012

Sant'Agata dei Goti

Interior of the church of Sant'Agata dei Goti, Saint Agatha of the Goths, Rome
Interior of the church of Sant'Agata dei Goti (Saint Agatha of the Goths)
Rome, September 2010

See also: Saint Agatha of the Goths

Friday, March 9, 2012

Mother with her Dead Son

Mother with her Dead Son by Käthe Kollwitz, Neue Wache, Unter den Linden, Berlin
“Mother with her Dead Son” by Käthe Kollwitz
Neue Wache (New Guard House), Unter den Linden
Berlin, September 2011

Thursday, March 8, 2012

La Fontana dei Putti

La Fontana dei putti, The Fountain of the Putti by Flaminio Vacca, Piazza dei Miracoli, Square of Miracles, Pisa
“La fontana dei putti” (The Fountain of the Putti) by Flaminio Vacca
Piazza dei Miracoli (Square of Miracles)
Pisa, December 2011

See also: Vacca's Lion

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Emmeline Pankhurst

Emmeline Pankhurst by Arthur George Walker, Victoria Tower Gardens, London
Emmeline Pankhurst by Arthur George Walker, 1930
Victoria Tower Gardens, Westminster
London, October 2009

Monday, March 5, 2012

Greyscale

Central hall skylight, Gemäldegalerie main hall, Kulturforum, Berlin
One of the central hall skylights
Gemäldegalerie, Kulturforum
Berlin, September 2011

(This is not a black and white picture)

See also: Gemäldegalerie Skylight

Sunday, March 4, 2012

8th Avenue at 41th Street

8th Avenue at 41th Street, New York
8th Avenue at 41th Street
New York, September 2007

Saturday, March 3, 2012

Bird and Flower

Sparrow resting on a plant, Jardin du Luxembourg, Paris
Sparrow resting on a plant
Jardin du Luxembourg
Paris, July 2011

Friday, March 2, 2012

Fontana della Cancelleria

Fontana della Cancelleria, Piazza della Cancelleria, Rome
Fontana della Cancelleria by Publio Morbiducci, 1930
Piazza della Cancelleria, Rione Parione
Rome, May 2011

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Best Buddies Friendship Bear

Best Buddies Friendship Bear by Romero Britto, Mühlenstraße, Berlin
Best Buddies Friendship Bear by Romero Britto
Mühlenstraße, Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg
Berlin, September 2011