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Fondation Beyeler – 5

Otto’s mobile – Alexander Calder. One last capture as I left the gallery. It was a trip that I shall always treasure, an experience that shall always remain with me. 🙂

Fondation Beyeler – 4

Naissance d’une galaxie. Max Ernst. There wasn’t enough time to explore all the other treasures at the Fondation, but I managed to get in a few.

Fondation Beyeler – 3

Apart from the excellent Monets on exhibit, the Fondation Beyeler also has a permanent collection of Picasso on display. I’ve never been a fan of his work, so I’m sorry but someone else will have to post those. 😛 Some evocative pieces of sculpture did catch my fancy. Here is a representative sample of those. … Continue reading

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Fondation Beyeler – 1

My favorite part of my trip this time was a visit to Fondation Beyeler. The reason for it will come up in a bit, but let me start with this torso by Auguste Rodin.

Heidelberg – 1

My next visit was to Heidelberg, the very next day. Work would start on the day after that and I knew I wouldn’t get much time for sightseeing. Heidelberg castle was my target but upon reaching there I found out that the tourist centre and most of the city is shut on Sundays. We did … Continue reading

Mundane Mondays #96

Street photography – Basel (13)

Some views of the Tinguely fountain. A pity that I haven’t been able to visit Tinguely museum despite being in Basel twice. I’m always in office during open hours….

Art at the carnival

Some examples of art, fresh off the canvas from the Chandigarh Carnival.

I don’t get Modern Art…

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