Thinking of IM Pei: his philosophy of design spaces (form flowing from function), his tremendous impact on the world of architecture & art (pushing boundaries, paving the way for art alive); the legacy he leaves for our living & viewing pleasure, for our imaginations.
Friendly Friday Photo Challenge: Chairs hosted this week by TheSnowMeltsSomewhere reminded me of this sculpture bench we chanced by outside the Tate Britain in January earlier this year (Feature Photo); one of the greatest joys of walking about places we visit is the the art we encounter.
I love that spaces and art invite us to respond. In the case of art which invites us to sit a while, rest, marvel at our surroundings: all the better! Here are a few more invitations to take time out (from my archives):