Sunday, June 2, 2013

Clouds In Stripes

Modern architecture can be boring and soulless. But once in a while, it rises above the mundane. Large swaths of glass windows are a common denominator in many office buildings. On a sunny, windy day, I watched the clouds reflected in the strips of windows behind me. A perfect mirror, the glass turned bright blue and white, strips of clouds and masonry sewn into an animated quilt of the simplest and yet most complex pattern.