Places and Spaces

Antique shopping at auction house De Zwaan

Antique shopping at auction house De Zwaan

Walk around crooked floors and creaking stairs and peer out of windows with views over the canal houses and backyards of the Keizersgracht. “De Zwaan” is  worth a visit, if only because of its amazing, ancient, monumental house. Several times a year De Zwaan organizes […]

Old + New: Gerhard Richter in the Köln Cathedral

Old + New: Gerhard Richter in the Köln Cathedral

Once you have adjusted yourself to the austere atmosphere and sheer size of Kölns majestic cathedral, your eyes will be drawn upwards as was exactly the intention of the Gothic style: all attention in one direction; to heaven, to the light. And light is amply […]