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.

Newton Cenotaph

Étienne-Louis Boullée

unbuilt project

1784

Embedded in a vast tree lined base this 150 meter high sphere was proposed as a memorial to Isaac Newton. While never constructed it has nevertheless become an iconic building.

orientation

With an interior space of unprecedented scale and proportion Boullée proposed an environment expressly designed to re/dis orient the occupant. This space would place visitors in an environment so unfamiliar as to ensure awestruck receptivity to the illusions of time and space carefully staged within.

Étienne-Louis Boullée