Venice, Pictured Outside And In

I briefly visited Venice. In the few moments I had to myself, I made some sketches. This one was from the water taxi as I arrived:

Later in the afternoon I sketched the canal in front of the Excelsior Hotel:

Canal from Excelsior Hotel, Venice

And the following day, resting after delivering an interactive talk at that hotel, about How To Change The World, I decompressed by drawing one of the chandeliers: