Seine Musicale

In 1997 the manufacturer Renault announced the end of its car production on the  Seine island, Ile Seguin, in the western district of Paris called Boulogne Billancourt. Local city councils then decided to launch a town redevelopment plan of the old manufacturing site and were joined in this by Renault itself. © Shigeru Ban Architects …

Paris…

Paris a magnificent city, the mythical capital of European culture and history, a concept in itself, attractive and daunting at the same time. It is never just one dimension. The Road Not Taken believes Paris is always a combination of two or more of the following elements: – The physical City itself with its monuments …

Johan Vermeer

“Few old master painters are as esteemed as Johannes Vermeer. Nearly everyone, it seems, admires the exquisite simplicity and subtle optical appeal of his pictures. Usually focused on a single figure–most often a woman–or a few figures enframed in the corner of a room deftly suffused in light, his paintings epitomize that fantasy of domestic …