In the German state of Hesse, Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe sits on a mountainside on the western outskirts of the city of Kassel. It’s been constantly re-imagined, revitalized and expanded over its four centuries, and that’s apparent when visiting.
Only on rare occasion, people have innocently entered the former National Guard Armory and Arsenal not knowing its current incarnation. Just a month ago a group was gobsmacked to learn that filming of fetish porn takes place within its walls.
When you visit the Skirball Cultural Center, nestled into a wooded hillside close off the 405 Freeway in Los Angeles, for the newly opened exhibition dedicated to legendary rock promoter Bill Graham, be sure to make a right turn just past the entrance and wander down the hallway to the modest Ruby Gallery.