Tuesday, August 18, 2015

See true beauty at Germany's best kept secret: Böhm Chapel

ARTNET NEWS
By Clara Zevi
The Böhm Chapel. Image: Jablonka Galerie.
GERMANY---Circling ads in the Sunday newspaper often leads to seeing a late night movie, but for Cologne-based gallerist Rafael Jablonka it led to buying a chapel in a small town in rural Germany. On Sundays a bell designed and cast by American composer Philip Glass chimes at midday. Jablonka, who has had a gallery in Cologne since the late 1980s and whose booth is always in prime position at major art fairs such as Art Basel and Frieze, learnt of the Böhm Chapel in 2010. [link]
Matt Mulligan at Bohm Chapel. Image: Jablonka Galerie.