"I’m not afraid of death," Woody Allen famously said. "I just don’t want to be there when it happens." Of course, that's the one experience we all get to share, and artists of all stripes have offered their commentary on life's impermanence. To wit: Mathieu Lehanneur, whose "Tomorrow Is Another Day" is a weather-station terminal that projects a video image of tomorrow’s forecast, allowing the viewer to jump ahead in time.
A Romanesque church might be the last place you'd expect to see a sprawling modern pulpit. And yet that's exactly what the St. Hilaire in Meile, France, got, thanks to the French designer Mathieu Lehanneur, who loosely modeled his renovation on a sedimentary formation in the church's basement.
The idea to work with a designer came from the priest.