A corridor of Jameos Del Agua

PENTAX K-5 II s, 24.0 mm, f/4.5, 1/15 sec, ISO 100 smc PENTAX-DA 12-24mm F4 ED AL [IF] CC-BY-NC-ND-4.0

This is another view in Jameos Del Agua, next to the café area. In Chinese and Japanese gardens the idea of framing the view exists: whenever one looks out of a window, the landscape should be arranged and sculpted as it was a painting.

While I find the paintings and the scupltures of César Manrique disturbing and somewhat terrifying, his architecture I marvel at: it's an incredible blend of local traditions, mixed with his own view, and with many of the East Asian approaches.

map showing the location where the photo 'A corridor of Jameos Del Agua' was taken at
29.158, -13.432