Switzerland

Basel – The perfect destination for museum enthusiasts

Even though I am a regular visitor of Basel since the 90’s for family reasons, the art scene of the third most populous city of Switzerland continues to amaze me with its liveliness. With a population of approximately 165.000 inhabitants, Basel is home to a plethora of interesting museums, designed by renowned architects, ready to please even the most demanding museum enthusiast. Read More

Jean Tinguely Museum, Basel, Switzerland

Travel Theme: Metal – Basel’s Jean Tinguely

This week’s Ailsa’s challenge reminded me of one of my favorite sculptors, Jean Tinguely. The photos I am posting were taken at Museum Tinguely, located in Basel, Switzerland. Tinguely’s multicolored sculptures resemble huge machines. When in motion, the noise they make is almost deafening.

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