Monday, August 10, 2009
The Kindness of Night becomes them: Zaha's Chameleon Snail, Ben's Aching Blue Molars
During the day, the flaws of the highly dysfunctional pavilion designed by Zaha Hadid, which just opened this past week. a month and a half behind schedule, are all too apparent. At night, however, the projection of colored lights on the stretched tent fabric, like the skillful use of makeup on an aging ingénue, create a rich illusion of beauty. See all the photo's, plus the metamorphosen video, here.
(Click on time for permalink) 8:33 PM