Ossobuco, Thanks so much for the Gregory Colbert tip! He is VERY good. As the NYT images will, indeed, stop being freely accessible soon, here is a more permanent site:
I love some of these pictures. I am also fascinated by the large scale of his prints, the home-made paper--and the fact that he has neither gallery or dealer.
The container museum is a brilliant concept. Only 14 of them need to travel from site to site; the rest can be picked up inexpensively in any port. If you want to see a few more shots of the museum,
I would like to know how the artist got started. I assume that his earlier work--and surroundings--were not quite so cash-intensive! Perhaps, there were patrons before the chairman of Rolex; perhaps, he has money of his own; perhaps, both!
You have given me a BIG treat for the day. Thank you, Osso!