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A week in New York

Places to visit: The High Line Gansevoort Street to West 34th Street (between 10th and 12th Avenues), New York www.thehighline.org The High Line (also known as the High Line Park) is a 2.33 km New York City linear park built in Manhattan on an elevated section of a disused New York Central Railroad spur called […]

Sven-Harry’s in Stockholm

Volvo Photo Locations Part 218 Sven-Harry’s konstmuseum is located between the Vasaparken and Eastmansvägen in Vasastan, Stockholm. The six-storied building is already a sight worth seeing. You are unlikely to have seen anything similar. It is easy to find. The building attracts the gaze, in spite of it being bordered with luxuriant trees. Anna Höglund […]

Colosseo Quadrato in Rome – I

International Volvo Photo Locations Part 193 Colosseo Quadrato can be found at Quadrato della Concordia through Via del Turismo or Piazzale Ferruccio Parri in the EUR district in Rome, Italy. The Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana, also known as the Palazzo della Civiltà del Lavoro or simply the Colosseo Quadrato (Square Colosseum), is an icon of […]

Sculpture @ Pilane 2014

Sculpture at Pilane, as it’s called, is set on an ancient burial ground featuring 90 “judgment circles” that date back to the middle Iron Age (0-600 A.D.). When the inland ice melted here 10,000 years ago, Pilane became an island of its own. It’s now part of the much larger isle of Tjorn and has […]

Ruud van Empel in Fotografiska

Exhibition of Dutch photographer Ruud van Empel: Pictures don’t lie. At Fotografiska Museum in Stockholm from March 9 – June 2, 2013 In the past few years Ruud van Empel (Breda, 1958) has developed into one of the most extraordinary photographic artists of the present day, both nationally and internationally. After completing his education at […]

Federal Center in Chicago – USA

International Volvo Photo Locations Part 2 Flamingo, created by noted American artist Alexander Calder, is a 16 m tall stabile located in the Federal Plaza in front of the Kluczynski Federal Building in Chicago, Illinois, United States. It was commissioned by the United States General Services Administration and was unveiled in 1974, although Calder’s signature […]

David LaChapelle Burning Beauty

Went to see the amazing David LaChapelle exhibition at Fotografiska Museet in Stockholm today. Great and some amazing pictures! More on fotografiska.eu

Skogskyrkogården

Skogskyrkogården is the famous cemetery located in the Enskede, south of central Stockholm. Its design reflects the development of architecture from national romantic style to mature functionalism. Skogskyrkogården was created after an international competition in 1915. The design of the young architects Gunnar Asplund and Sigurd Lewerentz was selected. Work began in 1917 on land […]

Artipelag

Today we visited the new art center on Värmdö; Artipelag. What a great experience it has been, a beautifull building set in the Stockholm Skärgård or archipelago. Worth a visit once in a while!!! Photography by Charlie Bennet. More about Artipelag Hålludden, Värmdö, on www.artipelag.se.

New Stedelijk Museum

The famous Stedelijk Museum (Museum of Modern Art) in Amsterdam is undergoing renovation and rebuilding since many years. After this summer, the museum will be re-opened. A complete renovation of the Stedelijk’s historic building, designed by A.W. Weissman and dating back to 1895, has converted virtually all of its program spaces into galleries, enabling the […]