Tag Archives: Outdoor Art

Fact and Fiction

Sometimes the search for a title defeats me, and this is one such day. I tried a title based around the word ‘Surreal’, or one that hinted at a jigsaw gone wrong but nothing sounded right. Maybe the brain is … Continue reading

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On a Swing

Today’s post might properly be subtitled: ‘On a Swing – The Bizarre and the Beautiful’. First, the Bizarre. Visiting Charlecote Park recently (a National Trust property) my wife spotted ‘something’ dangling in the air. Closer inspection revealed it was a … Continue reading

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Woburn Outdoor Sculptures

We live within a 30 minute drive of Woburn Abbey. The village of Woburn together with the Abbey hosts Woburn ARTBEAT – an annual arts project now in its third year. During April this year, the village of Woburn became … Continue reading

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Season’s Greetings

Season’s Greetings to you all from Zermatt. I wish you all a memorable and happy Christmas holiday with your friends and family. A little confession: I’m not actually in Zermatt but the image is of/from Zermatt – a slight distortion … Continue reading

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Installations of Outdoor Art

Today’s post celebrates the trend to place modern sculpture, carvings and other art forms – collectively termed ‘Installations’ by some – within the grounds of some of the UK’s vast collection of stately homes and country houses that open their doors … Continue reading

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