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American 'cool' at The Ashmolean *Spoilers*

I have had my ticket for this exhibition for months and even booked in a lecture. But, during the wait, my head was turned by the discovery of what looks like an even more exciting exhibition on in San Francisco, … 1,476 more words

Travels

Boccia's Art on View at Missouri S+T

We are delighted to see Edward Boccia’s artwork featured in this recent story Art Around Campus at Missouri Science + Technology  from Missouri Science & Technology…..such a wonderful collection… 51 more words

Through Norman’s Glasses — At Home & Afield

“Be brave enough to start a conversation that matters.” – Dau Voire

As an artist, I often times wonder what my role in sharing my values with society is.

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Barren Beauty -The Photography of Sinziana Velicescu

The poetry of silence, of the grandeur of landscape unfettered by memory….

Los Angeles based photographer and filmmaker Sinziana Velicescu makes meditative work artfully composed, the flat color expanses like a Hockney painting, illuminated often by stark natural light and a sense of strange emptiness coupled with a sense of heartache. 348 more words

Art

The Swimmer who did not know how to swim – (My humble crush on Burt Lancaster)

I liked Burt Lancaster from the very minute he appeared on the screen in the very first movie I watched featuring him (The Unforgiven… 788 more words

Memory

Loveliest? – Rita Hayworth (II)

These last years, several persons have asked me why am I always blogging about my sister’s affections and the things she most liked (which is not strictly true, but quite so); and my answer has been, each time, “because she liked them”; so simple and complex as this… 598 more words

Memory