Dressing The Air is the brainchild of the London-based artist Paul Schütze.

In a career spanning 30 years, Schütze has exhibited his photographic and installation works in galleries and museums around the world, released over thirty albums of original recordings, scored a number of films and performed numerous concerts. He has collaborated with artists such as James Turrell, Josiah McElheny and Isaac Julien and musicians as diverse as Bill Laswell, Raoul Björkenheim, Toshinori Kondo, Lol Coxhill and Jah Wobble.

Dressing The Air is a unique open resource that aims to enrich creative thinking by encouraging a multi-sensory approach. A constantly evolving archive and creative news feed, Dressing The Air monitors and reports on a diverse range of art-forms from cinema to sculpture, painting to furniture design, land-art to perfumery.

Redirecting the day
Karl Martin Jakobsen

Redirecting the day

The Norwegian town of Rjukan is building a system of huge mirrors which will bounce sunlight from an adjoining mountain top into their valley location during the perpetually shadowed winter. A bizarre and wonderfully mechanical solution to what must be a seriously debilitating absence for the villagers. The pool of precious sunlight will be rare and glorious meeting place for the long months of their winter.