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When we think of slavery in the New World we immediately think of the capture and sale of African slaves who were then transported to North America. 30 more words


#Travel #500px : Petra at Night, Wadi Musa, Jordan 2016 by thewaxmm by thewaxmm #photography#IFTTT

When I was 17 and in desperate need of turning my life around I made a list of 5 places to inspire me. I knew nothing about the world and at the time reaching these destinations seemed impossible. 96 more words


Happy Saint Patrick's Day!

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Artemisia Gentileschi: Artist Avenged

As anyone knows, I am a sucker for an artistic form of revenge. Artemisia Gentileschi is the queen of turning her outrage and pain into something eternally valuable. 585 more words


Cubism- The Charnel House

Cubism refers to the art era between 1909 and 1915. Established in Paris by Pablo Picasso and George Braque, Cubism is known to combine many viewpoints into one picture. 371 more words


Jax: Artist Showcase Group Show

Where: The Show Gallery, Jax Building, 253 E 4th Street, Suite 110, St. Paul, Minnesota

When: March 2 – April 17  Opening: March 4th 6-9pm… 624 more words


Ninth Step: Laura Ingalls Wilder ~Exploring Pepin~

After reading several of Laura’s Little House books it became clear that a road trip was going to be in our future. I had to see these places described so lovingly in the books and stand in the same creeks that she played in and experience the prairie for myself. 328 more words