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studioMAS: Highveld Pavilion

This private guest cottage is situated in a lush smallholding along the Vaal River in Vanderbjlpark south of Johannesburg. The buildings function is as garden pavilions, with open entertain areas that also provide weekend accommodation. The building maximises the scenic surrounding by providing complete visual connection between the interior spaces and the surrounding landscape.

The Praying Machine (2008)

Set against the backdrop of a nameless Eurasian city The Praying Machine explores the relationship between three seemingly unrelated characters.
Dodudindon

Dodudindon

A short film by Lucrèce Andreae, Julien Chheng, Tracy Nowocien, and Rémy Schaepman, students of Gobelins.

John and Karen (2007)

Synopsis Karen the penguin is not pleased to see John the polar bear on her doorstep. She's still angry about the night before. John has had time to think up an apology that he hopes will appease her; he just needs the chance to say it within ear shot of Karen.
Seed-Asparuth-Petrov

SEED – an animated short by Asparuh Petrov

Bulgarian freelance artist/animator Asparuh Petrov produced this thoughtful short in 2009. Accompanyed by his own music, Seed follows the imagined resuls of a character’s actions, and I’m reading this as a comment on man’s impact on the Earth.
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Bernard Lorjou

Bernard Lorjou is one of the most fascinating painters of the twentieth century. By his work and his personality, he disrupted, even overwhelmed, the artistic world of his era.

studioMAS: House Letschert

Set within the leafy Cape Town district of Higgovale and embedded within it's sloping site, House Letschert is immersed in a plethora of harbour, mountain and city views, climaxing with the Table Mountain cable way as its dramatic backdrop.
5000 Naked Sidney Opera House

Five-thousand naked on the steps of the Sidney Opera House

The artist Spencer Tunick put out the call - and Sydney answered. More than 5000 volunteers began arriving from 4am, queueing from the Opera House forecourt round to the Museum of Contemporary Art to be part of the American's nude art installation; a crowd so big