Open House Dublin 2013 – No. 31 Leeson Close

This past weekend was the annual Open House Dublin, where many buildings of historical and architectural interest are opened up for public viewing and guided tours. One of my favourite attractions for this Open House weekend is the muse at No. 31 Leeson Close, which renowned Irish Architect Sam Stephenson designed as his first home in 1958. It is now a guest house run by the very friendly new owners.
I only took detail photos unfortunately, as there were so many people around.

The sunken lounge in No. 31
Chair - No. 31
Handrail
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MACBA, Barcelona 2012

I have been going through some images from my Barcelona trip in 2012 again. Here are a few of Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA), the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art.

Grand Canal Theatre IV

Grand Canal Theatre IV- Copyright 2013 Hywel Evans
Grand Canal Theatre, by Architect Daniel Libeskind

The Libeskind creation in the Grand Canal Dock, Dublin. This is no. 4 of a series of 5 images of the building. I was looking through the glass at the letters, which full the lobby wall in the neighbouring building, and the Theatre’s façade was reflecting in the glass.