24 april 2014

Järnvägsstationen, Vänersborg

..around 1890. The (excellent) house to the right, was demolished in the early 1980`s


..by Claes Adelsköld

21 april 2014

20 april 2014

19 april 2014

Spring....


Konstepidemin

Vänersborg i förfall....


Sedan rivningen av Strömsborg har den här staden helt förlorat sin självaktning....och byggnadsvård verkar vara ett okänt begrepp.

18 april 2014

Bacardi Building....


Miami, 1963, by Enrique Gutiérrez 

13 april 2014

La Grande Bellezza....

Jep Gambardella....a master in the art of relaxation

..so subtle, beautiful and memorable. A treasure of hidden messages and the prettiest of pictures. As the best wines....it will only get better with age. By the way....Toni Servillo is just fabulous (in case any one could miss that).

10 april 2014

05 april 2014

Gergils....


..once in this building at Edsgatan back in the late 70's, and my supplier of Levi's Jeans for some years.

Remainings of the 70's....




Vänersborgs gästhamn....

27 mars 2014

Renströmska bad- och tvättanstalten....


Haga, 1876, by Axel Kumlien and Victor von Gegerfeltdt

26 mars 2014

Permanent mistakes.....


..take a close look at the nearest table in this photo from the late 1930`s (click to enlarge)



now compare with this more recent photo....

Anything wrong ? (click to enlarge)

Electricity on the wall....


Kabelgatan, Majorna

20 mars 2014

Pastelaria Mexicana....


..chairs by José Espinho



..ceramic panel "Sol Mexicano" by Querubim Lapa



Lisboa, 1962, by Jorge Ferreira Chaves
photos: Vista

15 mars 2014

Shadows....


Mossebergsskolan....
















Guldheden, 1954, by Nils Einar Eriksson and Sture Frölén.... 

Shopping....1951








..and some advertissment for the Volvo Duett, 1953

Guldheden, 1951, by Henning Orlando