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Christmas in Italy - Visiting the legendary Accademia Gallery!

In keeping with the tradition of adventure, Sarah and I went on a big trip for Christmas and New Years!

This year, we met up with Sarah’s family in Italy, traveling to Rome and Florence; not quite a perfect midpoint for everyone, but it was close enough. 819 more words

Italy

Tumurun Private Museum opens with modern art, classic cars...

The city of Surakarta in Central Java has welcomed the new Tumurun Private Museum. Owned by the Lukminto family, which is also the proprietor of textile and garment manufacturing company Sritex, the museum houses modern and contemporary art, as well as antique cars. 314 more words

Tokyo, Day One

We’ll see how this works. I took so many pictures that WordPress may not actually be able to host them all. Therefore, I’m going to try to show you the highlights of what I saw. 1,291 more words

Day Trip

DC baby.

I had the pleasure of overnighting in Washington D.C. last week. Although the sun was shining, it was cold as hell! Spring is having a moment, she can’t decide if she wants it to be closer to summer or winter. 113 more words

Living Life

Christmas in Italy - The Uffizi gallery, and a quick walking tour of the city

In keeping with the tradition of adventure, Sarah and I went on a big trip for Christmas and New Years!

This year, we met up with Sarah’s family in Italy, traveling to Rome and Florence; not quite a perfect midpoint for everyone, but it was close enough. 1,043 more words

Italy

Concerning the "White Cube"

When art historians and curators speak of the white cube what exactly are they referencing? Tate defines it as referring “to a certain gallery aesthetic characterized by its square or oblong shape, white walls and a light source usually from the ceiling.” (1) 1,303 more words

Art

Notes on the Institution of the Museum

Now, let’s talk about the museum. The institutional foundation of archiving and curating things of all sorts.. from science and history to art and crafts. 476 more words

Art