October, 2007

In the Night Garden – Surreal Landscape of Nostalgia

The stars seem to blister like burning film as they open into pink flowers. The night sky segways into the blossom on a cherry tree, and we follow the falling petals and see a group of characters hopping and waving in a bandstand surrounded by woods. This is the psychedelic opening sequence of In the […]



Kim Jong II, The Great Architect

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Pill Box Picturesque

This WWII pill box bunker is on the banks of the Thames, somewhere near Goring. The bunkers are apparently too difficult to demolish – which I guess is their point. The owners of this one seem to have decided to incorporate the left-over military installation into some landscape design. Note how the dry stone walling […]