February 1, 2020

Toronto July 2008

The reddish background image of this site is from July 2008. We were visiting the city with my wife Hille, looking at ethnic places and interesting architecture, such as Viljo Revell’s famous City Hall and Will Alsop’s funky Art School. One day we were close to Daniel Libeskind’s at that time brand new Royal Ontario Museum, which I liked despite controversies around the building. The hipster car on street next to Libeskind’s formal experiments and a red glazed piece of urban furniture that splintered and coloured the view, made the moment special. Next day we drove to Chicago to ACSA-AESOP conference. But that’s other story…