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.

Queen Mary's Rose Garden

Regents Park, London, UK

1930s

A circular form garden in which hundreds of rose varieties are diplayed in specacular formation.

hearing

The season of flowering naturally brings with it bees on a mission for pollen, birds of all types and sizes drawn by the insects and inevitably hoards of people for whom the garden was built to begin with. Interestingly the garden inspires the kind of squeaking delight from the latter which fits perfectly with the songs and buzzing of the former.

Paul Schütze
  • SMELL
  • SIGHT
  • HEARING
  • TOUCH
  • ORIENTATION
  • STRUCTURE