Hauser and Wirth, Somerset (3)

I think it’s my fourth visit to Hauser and Wirth in Somerset, a good place to stop after the long haul down the A303 and the invariable long wait by Stonehenge:  such delicious food in the Roth Bar & Grill, the planting in the Piet Oudolf garden growing to maturity, and the added incentive on this occasion of an exhibition, thoughtful, serious and allusive, by Jenny Holzer.

These are works by Holzer:-

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Durslade Farm

We stopped off at Hauser and Wirth in Somerset to enjoy venison sausages and ginger beer at the Roth Bar and Grill.   After almost exactly a year, the place has settled into the Somerset landscape even with no exhibition.

These are the organic venison sausages (very filling):-

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This is where we sat out under the canvas awning:-

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Hauser and Wirth, Somerset (2)

We had a long day trip to Somerset for a meeting of the Royal Academy’s Trust,  invited by Iwan Wirth, one of our Trustees.   The renovation of Durslade Farm has been spectacularly successful (90,000 visitors).   In between the March showers, we were able to enjoy the newly arrived Serpentine Pavilion by Smiljan Radiç:-

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