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Week Twenty-Seven: Paintings and Poetry No.27: The Annunciation (1672) by Luca Giordano

Two Corners

There is a movement from earthly to heavenly
The scene becomes filled with more light
More exquisite grows the scene as you look… 22 more words

Paintings And Poetry

The Eaghams Weekly: Paintings and Poetry: The Annunciation (1672) by Luca Giordano

Two Corners

There is a movement from earthly to heavenly
The scene becomes filled with more light
More exquisite grows the scene as you look… 22 more words

Paintings And Poetry

Memoirs, history, and heritage: The Art of Fidel Sarmiento

There was a Tagalog dictum which says,

Ang hindi marunong lumingon sa pinanggalingan ay hindi makararating sa paroroonan.

And the art of Fidel Sarmiento is all about that–going back to your roots, remembering who you are as a person, a human being who is a part of a living society, which is continuously evolving.

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New Criticism

Week One: Paintings and Poetry No.1: On Seeing Almehs Playing Chess in a Cafe

Source: A Painting A Day, Facebook group

Almehs playing Chess in a Café (1870)
French painter, draftsman & sculptor
Oil on canvas, 55 x 65.5 cm… 321 more words

Paintings And Poetry

Musei di Strada Nuova

Fancy discovering the cultural side of Genoa? Buy a museum card, valid some 24 or 48 hours. The latter option is the best as gives you the opportunity to visit also the maritime museum. 176 more words

City Centre - Centro Storico

A little ray of sunshine

A really weird package came for me in the mail a few days ago. It was from the marble guy with whom I’m working on the Museum’s marble sculptures.  138 more words

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