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Un petit tour à Chicago

C’est enfin les vacances ! Et ça fait du bien…

Pas mal d’Américains dernièrement, en apprenant que je n’avais rien prévu de spécial pour Thanksgiving, ont pris une mine attristée, tout joyeux qu’ils étaient de retourner chez eux célébrer en famille. 662 more words



garden pots
empty and stacked
covered in snow

oars drop boats
pause to watch
the sunrise

forgotten steps
ballet shoes
gather dust… 42 more words


Dance Art

I have a slight addiction to dancer art. I blame Degas. I work in a style totally different from his, but I still LOVE painting dancers.  87 more words


After Her Arduous Balletic Dance

Oh fair one who dances like a true swan on an evening sky burning to orange on this Fall night with feet and legs that move with such placid designs which makes women wonder and men quiver. 246 more words

Prose Poems

In the Museum: Review of 'Degas: At the Track, On the Stage'

The Art Institute’s “Degas: At the Track, On the Stage” gallery embodies the very themes of performance and behavior found in Edgar Degas’ works, and in so doing, the gallery transforms into a contemporary reimagining of one of his works of art. 483 more words

Edgar Degas

Edgar Degas (1834-1917) a fost un pictor francez care în a doua jumătate a secolului al XIX-lea, împreună cu Auguste Renoir, Claude Monet și Camille Pissaro, au pus bazele impresionismului, însă Degas susținea că operele sale sunt realiste. 275 more words


Reuse, Reduce, Recycle.

Edgar Degas certainly reused one of his old canvas for this work. “Woman with an Umbrella” depicts Berthe Jeantaud with her dour expression.

If you look closely at the middle of her coat, you will find part of a sleeve. 35 more words