Imagine you had a World-renown architect at your entire disposal and absolutely no financial limitations. Imagine you could convert all your dreams and eccentricities into one unique piece of art. You know that not everybody around you will like it. Some will say it’s childish, silly and vulgar. Others will believe it’s witty, extravagant, but somehow charming. You, however, are in the opinion that this piece is the architectural representation of yourself.
Handsome, intelligent and accomplished. A great connoisseur and art lover. Extravagant, polished and sympathetic. A prince.
Prince Regent (and eventually King George IV) and Sir John Nash together created the Royal Pavilion in Brighton. What would you do?