Yes, the road.

Yes, the road.
Eagle Nest, New Mexico. “People like to drive because driving is actually and symbolically an almost perfect mechanism for escape…there is probably no human being who does not have troubles, real or imagined, from which he at times feels the need to flee.” George R. Stewart.

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We own a 1975 GMC Sierra Grande 15 in Maine and a 1986 Chevrolet Custom Deluxe 10 in West Texas. Also a pair of 1997 Volvo 850 wagons. Average age in the fleet is 28 years--we're recycling. I've published 3 novels: THE LAW OF DREAMS (2006), THE O'BRIENS (2012), and CARRY ME (2016). Also 2 short story collections: NIGHT DRIVING(1987) and TRAVELLING LIGHT (2013). More of my literary life is at www.peterbehrens.org I was a Fellow at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study for 2012-13. I'm an adjunct professor at Colorado College and in the MFA program at Queens University of Charlotte. In 2015-16 I was a Fellow at Harvard University's Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. The Autoliterate office is in Car Talk Plaza in Harvard Square, 2 floors above Dewey Cheatem & Howe. SUBSCRIBE TO THE AUTOLITERATE DAILY EMAIL by hitting the button to the right.

Friday, March 15, 2013

Garagenatalier by Peter Kunz Architects


BB found this on iGnant: a very cool garage in Switzerland, by Peter Kunz Architects
"The volume preserves space for eight cars. The cubes, embedded in the terrain serve as directed lighting for the parking area in the back. The cube at the end has a sliding door and acts as the entrance. The beton cubes remind of a ‘Minimal Art’ installation, promoting the unique expression as well as the juxtaposition of nature and the geometric structures made of concrete..."
I wonder how much this work was inspired by the Judd boxes, in Marfa...and if they have a problem in Switzerland with defiant juvenile delinquent trespassers...

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