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"Kiln,Furnace and Forge"

“Kiln,Furnace and Forge” is a mixed media beach installation created at North Beach in Whitehaven, West Cumbria. The beach has many reminders of its proximity to former heavy industries in the area such as old collieries and brickworks and the artwork is made up from from collected fragments collected from the beach and arranged on a section of eroded brick stonework.These include pieces of pottery, glassware and various pieces of slagwaste and coal from old nearby collieries. 29 more words

West Cumbria

Jackson's Mill Pond, Queens

Throughout the past four centuries in New York, when there wasn’t enough land available for development, land reclamation extended the city’s shoreline often for ports that connected the city with the world. 965 more words


Poet Bob Kaufman and the Here and Now

It’s been 30 years since Beat poet Bob Kaufman passed on, a few months shy of his 61st birthday. The often underlooked surrealist was a contemporary of Allen Ginsberg and William Burroughs; he lived in the North Beach and the Mission Districts of San Francisco for much of his life. 630 more words

Arts And Culture

Picking Paint 

So while Edward has been working on the tub, painting has become my house task. I know we both really wanted to have our walls a neutral grey color. 233 more words


Réveille Coffee

Saturday mornings should always start out like this.

Robyne and I ventured to North Beach in San Francisco to get brunch at Park Tavern (which was epic and I highly recommend, especially for the avocado toast). 439 more words


Telegraph Hill...go early

The steps leading up to Coit Tower along Filbert Street (map) are very popular so my first bit of advice is to go early in the morning. 532 more words

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