I'd been told I would like it and that there was a wooden building in the gallery, so I was quite excited about it before I got there because I love wooden buildings. I also knew that there was a surprise inside, but deliberately didn't look online beforehand because I wanted to see it fresh.
This photo in the entrance hall promised good things.
It is a reconstruction of a trapper's cabin in Canada, but not built in logs. It is a plywood construction and to that they have applied photographic imagery to the outside, so there are photos of logs and photos of windows, photos of bricks on the chimney.
|Every now and again a star falls into the water of the lake, which ripples gently. It's mesmerising and induces a bit of a trance-like state.|
|All images copyright Martelli and Gibson|
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