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ON THIS DAY: July 22, 2017

July 22nd is

Casual Pi Day/22-7

Day of the Cowboy *

Hammock Day

Lion’s Share Day

Penuche Candy Day

Spoonerism Day *

Summer Leisure Day… 942 more words


Stop Trying to Make Hypermobility Happen, Whitney, It’s Not Going to Happen

The way The Whitney Museum of American Art was touting its Alexander Calder retrospective, “Hypermobility,” I was expecting a modern art show with a Fast and the Furious twist. 683 more words


the wonderful world of peter d. cole.

Peter D. Cole is known for his wonderfully exuberant and playful works. I discovered him on Instagram, his works colour-bright set against their pure, white background. 323 more words

In The Gallery.

Fondation Beyeler - 5

Otto’s mobile – Alexander Calder. One last capture as I left the gallery. It was a trip that I shall always treasure, an experience that shall always remain with me. :)


Fans of Alexander Calder Can Now See His Sculptures in Motion at the Whitney

Collectors of Alexander Calder‘s sculptural art have a conundrum—his pieces were made to move, but displaying them that way risks damaging the delicate mobiles. A single piece may have hundreds of delicate wire links and joints. 272 more words



Oh the places we will go. Oh the things we will see. Oh the realization that so much of our modern world is a mechanized reality. 326 more words


Weekend Reading

After some Friday night hectoring about exhibition making from someone fired up by Susan Sontag – “in place of a hermeneutics we need an erotics of art” – I saw this… 232 more words