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


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 […]