30/11/2013

CHINA 2010 (2)


China, Xi'an,Wild Goose Pagoda Temple, black pen and ecoline
China, Lijiang, Mu family mansion, black pen and ecoline

China, Lijiang, Old Town from the roof, black pen and ecoline


CHINA 2010 (1)

In Summer 2010, we had our first contact with China in visiting our friends Ivy and Marc living in Beijing.
Beijing, Hutong, black pen on paper

Beijing, Hutong from the roof, black pen on paper
Beijing, Contemporary Art Fair at 798 Road, black pen on paper

10/11/2013

THAILAND, YEARS AGO

Wat Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai, Thailand
black pen on paper

Phra Tamnak Phu Phing, Palais Royal d'Hiver, Chiang Mai, Thailand
black pen on paper

River View Lodge, Chiang Mai, Thailand
black pen on paper

14/10/2013

STUDY TRIP IN FRENCH AND FLEMISH FLANDERS

Every year, with Michael Lucas from Aricia, we have a study trip with our whole team at steinmetzdemeyer architects workshop. This time it was in the French and Flemish Flanders: from Lens in France to Ghent in Belgium.
The Graslei in Ghent
black pen and ecoline

13/10/2013

CORNER OF FRANCE (3)

La Garde Adhémar, Drôme Provençale, 2007
black pen and watercolor on paper

CORNER OF FRANCE (2)

Grignan, Drôme Provençale, 2007
black pen and watercolor on paper

CORNER OF FRANCE (1)



the village of Saint Véran, Queyras 2005
black pen on paper

the village of Saint Véran, Queyras 2005
black pen on paper

09/10/2013

URBAN SKETCHING IN LUXEMBOURG

The last ARCHIDUC issue, autumn/winter 2013, presents some of the sketches I made during the urban drawing sessions organized by the Architecture Foundation of Luxembourg with Jean-Paul Carvahlo .



Cercle Municipal, Grand Hall
black pen and ecoline on paper

Cercle Municipal, main entrance
black pen on paper

Place Clairefontaine, Luxembourg
chinese bruch-pen with chinese black ink on paper

Drei Eechëlen, Fort Thungen, Luxembourg
black pen on paper

Ancien Hospice St Jean, Grund, Luxembourg
black pen on paper

Palais Grand-Ducal et Chambre des Députés, Luxembourg
chinese bruch-pen with chinese black ink on paper

Palais Grand-Ducal et Chambre des Députés, Luxembourg
black pen on paper


20/09/2013

18/09/2013

BACK FROM NEW YORK (final chapter)

Some parts of Central Park are real breakout for the citizens of NY. All the curved paths are planned in contrast with the grid of the city in order that people might have a place to loose themselves. The only landmarks are follies like some ponds, the Reservoir, some pavillions or belvedere, but also iconic buildings surrounding the Park itself
59th Street from Central Park, black pen and ecoline







A quick sketch, waiting for the opening of the Centre for Architecture on La Guardia, close to Washington Square and the NYU.
Bleecker Street, Greenwich Village / NYU, black pen and ecoline

BACK FROM NEW YORK (4)

After a full hot day of biking in and around Brooklyn, a walk along Brooklyn Bridge Park with a view on Lower Manhattan in the sunset and with the cool air of the evening was a real blessing...
Manhattan from Brooklyn Bridge Park, black pen

BACK FROM NEW YORK (3)

Little Italy preparing the San Gennaro Festival 2013, black pen and ecoline

BACK FROM NEW YORK (2)

The Financial District from Hudson River Park, black pen and ecoline

Tomas Doncker Band live at Blue Note Jazz Club, black pen and ecoline

BACK FROM NEW YORK (1)

Manhattan from East River State Park in Williamsburg, black pen and ecoline



Line 7 at Court Square, black pen and ecoline

01/09/2013

AROUND GORDES IN THE FRENCH LUBERON

arriving in Gordes, sepia ink and bamboo pen


in front of the Castle of Gordes, black pen

entrance to the Castle of Gordes, black pen

Cloister in the Abbey of Senanque, sepia ink and bamboo pen

VENEZIA

Piazza San Marco with the Aqua Alta, drinking a glass of white wine.The waiter had a nice white suit with white boots. We took off our shoes to walk on the flooded piazza.
San Marco, black pen










Canale Grande from the Ponte dell'Accademia
Ponte dell Accademia, black pen

salisada san Lio, black pen