The Earl and Countess of Burlington in the dining room of his family’s Lismore Castle. Behind them are a sideboard designed by A.W. Pugin and paintings by contemporary Scottish artist Stephen Conroy.
Corey McCorkle’s Seven Woods, 23k gold and gilded wood, 2009.
A drawing room inside Lismore Castle, which was begun in 1185 but substantially rebuilt in the mid–19th century by the Sixth Duke of Devonshire.
Ai Weiwei’s Oil Spills, porcelain, 2007.
A view of the gardens.
A vaulted-ceiling drawing room is filled with tapestries, family portraits and plenty of books.
Jason Rhoades’s View From Above, photo collage and wood, 2000.
Lord and Lady Burlington on a stroll through the lower garden.
Houseguests gather for lunch the day after the opening.
A bathroom with chair and wallpaper by Pugin.
Corey McCorkle preparing his “Dandelion Wine.”
Ai Weiwei’s Ton of Tea, one ton of compressed tea, 2007.