Saturday, August 6, 2016

Onward and Upward at Ca' di Dio, or, A Door to Nowhere

photo credit: Jen
Given the fact that Ca' di Dio on the Riva degli Schiavoni, presently a retirement home, is now slated to become yet another hotel, the above trompe l'oeil that Jen photographed on its facade might be considered something of a metaphor for the ongoing "development" of Venice.

photo credit: Jen
The "doorway" in context