Clouds, pipes, bowler hats and apples: René Magritte’s paintings placed such familiar items into surreal, cinematic scenarios, his body of work posing questions about the nature of representation and reality. Set designer Sandy Suffield created the clouds in this feature using dry ice and warm water. This story is from Kinfolk Issue Forty-Four Buy Now Related Stories Arts & Culture Issue 44 Boaz Nechemia Meet Jerusalem’s favorite weatherman. Arts & Culture Issue 44 Fredi Otto One scientist's mission to prove the link between extreme weather and climate change. Arts & Culture Issue 44 Swept Away A short history of wild weather on-screen. Arts & Culture Issue 44 Sun Seekers Author Lyra Kilston charts a fascinating scene from the Golden State’s vast counterculture mythology. Arts & Culture Issue 38 In Season Can charged weather recharge the mind? Arts & Culture Issue 47 Alice Sheppard On dance as a channel to commune with the body—even when it hurts.