Nicholas (nwhyte) wrote,
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Belgian Solutions, vol 1, by David Helbich

Third photograph:

This is just a collection of quirky photographs of informal aspects of life in Brussels (mainly), some of which are obviously intended as solutions to particular problems, but mostly just included because they caught the photographer's eye (mostly taken by German Brussels resident David Helbich). The focus is not on human beings but on the material stuff we sometimes grab as a temporary fix.

To be honest it's not really my thing, but there were a couple that did jump out to me. There is something richly symbolic about the door-within-a-door at the entrance to the Constitutional Court:

And we have all had that staircase-to-nowhere feeling now and then:

Most of the pictures are available on the website.

Tags: bookblog 2017, world: belgium
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