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Finlay at deCordova Museum

“Ian Hamilton Finlay: Arcadian Revolutionary and Avant-Gardener” is abuzz with aphorisms, quotations, and various verbal parries.

Imagine yourself strolling through a verdant park, enjoying the pleasant vistas, the richer oxygen, the weird, wrap-around three-dimensionality of it all (so unlike a screen), and then, out of nowhere . 199 more words


Utah Connect Pass

I’ve been busy with family lately, but with them visiting, I had the chance to try out the Utah Connect Pass. The Connect Pass offers admissions or discounts to many places in the Salt Lake City area as one package deal. 440 more words


Weekend Family Fun

8/1 – Family Friday: The Snowy Day at the Crocker Art Museum - This summer, Family Friday celebrates the art of children’s books.  This week’s featured book is… 617 more words

Family Fun

Pigeon Saves American Troops In WWI

How the heck does a pigeon get consideration for being a pioneer of aviation on this blog? Read on.

Back in World War I, the so-called Great War, aeroplanes/airplanes were making a big splash as a viable war-making tool. 1,382 more words


Droitwich's 80th birthday

Nick Toogood | Worcester News

Artefacts and old equipment rescued from skips by volunteer John Phillips, pictured, who worked as an assistant engineer at the Droitwich Transmitting Station, along with the control desk… 167 more words


Aya Sofya in Historic Istanbul.

Aya Sofya is in Sultanahmet Park – old Istanbul next to The Blue Mosque.

Aya Sofya or Hagia Sophia is among Istanbul’s most famous and fascinating monuments.           305 more words


The Art of St. Petersburg

Images and Text By: Andrew L. Batiz

In downtown St. Petersburg there is a number of different and enjoyable things to do, but the most notable and one of the most favored things to do is enjoy the art scene in downtown St. 563 more words