Thursday, December 31, 2009

Tower of the Winds

Tower of the Winds, Agora, Athens
Tower of the Winds, Agora
Athens, August 1995

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Griffin

Griffin on a lamp post, City of London
Detail of a lamp post, City of London
London, September 2005

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

The Real World

The Real World by Tom Otterness, Nelson Rockefeller State Park, Battery Park City, New York
Detail of “The Real World” by Tom Otterness
Nelson Rockefeller State Park, Battery Park City
New York, September 2007

See also: Cat - Fiddler on the Roof - The Real Dog - Reaper on a Lamp - One Cent - Writing Down

Monday, December 28, 2009

Friends

West end of the Île Saint-Louis, Paris
West end of the Île Saint-Louis
Paris, July 2008

Sunday, December 27, 2009

Holy Wisdom

Scaffolding inside Hagia Sophia, Istanbul
Scaffolding inside Hagia Sophia
Istanbul, June 1991

Saturday, December 26, 2009

City Hall, London

City Hall, The Queen's Walk, More London, Southwark, London
City Hall, The Queen's Walk
More London, Southwark,
London, September 2005

Friday, December 25, 2009

Dragon Fighters

Ladder 6, Chinatown Dragonfighters, SoHo, New York
Ladder 6 of “Chinatown Dragonfighters”
SoHo, New York, September 2008

Thursday, December 24, 2009

Listen

L'écoute(Listen) by Henri de Miller, place René Cassin, Paris
“Écoute” (Listen) by Henri de Miller, 1986
Place René Cassin, 1er arrondissement
Paris, July 2008

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Nativity Grotto

Grotto of the Nativity, Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem, West Bank
Grotto of the Nativity, Church of the Nativity
Bethlehem, West Bank, May 1995

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Portcullis House

Portcullis House, Westminster, London
Portcullis House, Westminster
London, October 2009

Monday, December 21, 2009

No Way

Lexington Avenue at East 49th Street, New York
Lexington Avenue at East 49th Street
New York, September 2007

Sunday, December 20, 2009

Rain and Wind

Umbrellas against the wind, rue de Rivoli, Paris
Against the wind, rue de Rivoli
Paris, July 2008

Saturday, December 19, 2009

Lungarno

Palazzo Spini Feroni, Santa Trinita Bridge, Lungarno Corsini, Lungarno Acciaiuoli, Florence
Palazzo Spini Feroni” and “Santa Trinita Bridge
“Lungarno Corsini” and “Lungarno degli Acciaiuoli”
Florence, December 2009

Friday, December 18, 2009

Piccadilly Wolf

Wolf in chains, Piccadilly Circus, London
Wolf in chains, Piccadilly Circus
London, October 2009

Thursday, December 17, 2009

Girl Props

Girl Props, Prince Street, SoHo, New York
Girl Props, Prince Street, SoHo
New York, September 2008

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Chimney

Cheminée du Front-de-Seine by François Stahly, Paris
Cheminée du Front-de-Seine
designed by François Stahly (1971)
15e arrondissement, Paris, July 2008

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

White Christmas

Christmas display, via dei Servi, Florence
Christmas display, via dei Servi
Florence, December 2009

Monday, December 14, 2009

Since 1909

Selfridges, sign, open since 1909, London
Selfridges, open since 1909
London, October 2009

Sunday, December 13, 2009

Balloon Modeller

Balloon modeller in pause, Pier 17, New York
Balloon modeller in pause, Pier 17
New York, September 2007

Saturday, December 12, 2009

Family Tomb

Charles Pigeon family tomb, Montparnasse Cemetery, Paris
Charles Pigeon family tomb
Montparnasse Cemetery
Paris, July 2002

Friday, December 11, 2009

Помнік-танк

Помнік-танк, Red Army T-34 battle tank, monument, Minsk, Belarus
Помнік-танк (Tank Monument) Red Army T-34 battle tank on a pedestal
Цэнтральны дом афіцэраў (House of Officers), Minsk
Belarus, September 1996

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Grey Heron

Grey heron, The Serpentine, Hyde Park, London
A Grey Heron (Thanks to Mike)
The Serpentine, Hyde Park
London, October 2009

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Bernheimer Building

Bernheimer Building, West 116th Street, Harlem, New York
Bernheimer Building, West 116th Street
Harlem, New York, September 2008

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Collège Georges Brassens

Collège Georges Brassens, place Francis Poulenc, Paris
Collège Georges Brassens, place Francis Poulenc
19e arrondissement, Paris, July 2005

Monday, December 7, 2009

Pharaoh's Island

Pharaoh's Island, Gulf of Aqaba, Sinai, Egypt
Pharaoh's Island, Gulf of Aqaba
Sinai, Egypt, May 1995

Sunday, December 6, 2009

Floral Windows

Windows, Carnaby Street, London
Windows, Carnaby Street
London, October 2009

Saturday, December 5, 2009

In a Boat

Reading in a boat, The Lake, Central Park, New York
Reading in a boat, The Lake, Central Park
New York, September 2007

Friday, December 4, 2009

Batobus

Batobus shuttle, Seine, Paris
A Batobus shuttle
Paris, July 2009

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Die Welt

Die Welt, The World by Andreu Alfaro, City-Haus, Platz der Republik, Frankfurt
“Die Welt” (The World) by Andreu Alfaro, 1986
City-Haus, Platz der Republik
Frankfurt, October 2002

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Chainsaw at Work

Pruning trees, Broadwalk, Hyde Park, London
Pruning trees, Broadwalk, Hyde Park
London, October 2009

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Earrings

Earrings stand, Broadway, SoHo, New York
Earrings stand, Broadway, SoHo
New York, September 2008

Monday, November 30, 2009

The Angel

Caryatid angel, rue de Turbigo, Paris
Caryatid angel, rue de Turbigo
Paris, July 2002

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Rowing

Girls rowing in the Grand Canal, Versailles, France
Attempt at rowing in the Grand Canal
Château de Versailles (Palace of Versailles)
France, July 2009

Saturday, November 28, 2009

Great Court

Great Court, British Museum, London
Great Court, British Museum
London, September 2003

Friday, November 27, 2009

Giuseppe Verdi

Verdi Square, Upper West Side, New York
Verdi Square, Upper West Side
New York, September 2007

Thursday, November 26, 2009

Tokyo Muses

Erato, Euterpe, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
Chatting between Erato and Euterpe
Palais de Tokyo, Paris, July 2008

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

North Rose

North rose window, Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Chartres
The North rose window (circa 1230)
Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Chartres
Chartres, France, July 2002

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Blue Tiles

The Circle, Queen Elizabeth Street, Bermondsey, London
“The Circle”, Queen Elizabeth Street
Bermondsey, London, October 2009

Monday, November 23, 2009

Hearst Tower Atrium

Hearst Tower Atrium, New York
Hearst Tower Atrium
New York, September 2008

Sunday, November 22, 2009

Blue Whale

Blue Whale fountain by Gabrielle Brechon, Saint-Éloi, Paris
Fontaine de la Baleine-Bleue (Fountain of the Blue Whale) by Gabrielle Brechon, 1982
Jardin de l'îlot Saint-Éloi, 12e arrondissement
Paris, July 2005

Saturday, November 21, 2009

Chartres Cathedral

Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Chartres, France
Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Chartres
Chartres, France, July 2002

Friday, November 20, 2009

Traffic Light Tree

Traffic Light Tree by Pierre Vivant, Canary Wharf, London
Traffic Light Tree” by Pierre Vivant
Canary Wharf, London, September 2006

Thursday, November 19, 2009

Painter at Work

Ad painter at work, Greenwich Village, New York
Ad painting, Greenwich Avenue and Seventh Avenue
Greenwich Village, New York, September 2007

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Economist's Song

Tuna, University of Porto, Parvis de Notre-Dame, Paris
University of Porto Tuna, Faculty of Economics
Parvis de Notre-Dame, Paris, July 2004

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Draft Horse

Draft horse, Chartres, France
Draft horse, Chartres
France, July 1994

Monday, November 16, 2009

Bishop's Park

Bishop's Park, Fulham, London
Bishop's Park, Fulham
London, September 2006

Sunday, November 15, 2009

Husbands

Husband's resting area, New York
Husband's resting area
New York, September 2007

Saturday, November 14, 2009

Galeries Lafayette

Dome, Galeries Lafayette, Paris
Detail of the dome, Galeries Lafayette
Paris, July 2006

Friday, November 13, 2009

White Swan

White swan, Round Pond, Kensington Gardens, London
Round Pond, Kensington Gardens
London, October 2009

Thursday, November 12, 2009

All Directions

Toutes directions, all directions sign, Auvers-sur-Oise, France
In a field, outside the cemetery
Auvers-sur-Oise, July 2005