Initially man tries to gain some control over his constantly changing & often threatening natural surroundings by creating physical spaces to meet his basic needs for shelter, food, safety, & family. When he accomplishes this, he often attempts to shape his personal spaces to project his desired image to others - his wealth, his power, his refinement, his beliefs, & his knowledge.
Thursday, July 25, 2019
1677 Bethlem (Bedlam) Hospital Public Garden in Moorfields England
Robert White (British, 1645-1703) View of the façade of the new Bethlem Hospital (Bedlam), in Moorfields seen from the garden side with a walk down the centre. 1677