Some pictures from Germany this summer:


Above: Neue Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart (completed 1984). Spalling of stone associated with metal fixings.


Above and below: Museum of Modern German Literature, Marbach am Neckar (completed 2006). Movement caused by water penetration/frost?


At Marbach am Neckar the maintenance man in helmet and flourescent vest passing by said wistfully: “Wasser”

See also: Dead German poet gets TV demands

and An English pursuit

and The Details of Modern Architecture

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