Moments of Zen
I just received an original copy of Life Magazine from August 8th, 1949 featuring Jackson Pollock in the article “Is he the greatest living painter in the United States?” Happy days!
4 days, 19 hours ago
Here is a fish cake recipe popular by Syrian Jews according to Ottolenghi’s Jerusalem .
With their sweet and slightly sharp sauce these fish cakes manage to capture much of their spirit of Sephardi food.
5 days, 2 hours ago
Real Girl; No Name
Just call me a work of art
as I am pressed
and pulled into the spotlight.
Squeeze me like a paint tube… 143 more words
6 days, 18 hours ago
This two-story sturcture is located adjacent to a park. The structure features a compact two-story central multipurpose room which serves as a game room and lounge area. 499 more words
1 week, 5 days ago
Experimental collage of various pieces assembled to create a final look.
1 week, 6 days ago
“Painting is self-discovery. Every artist paints what he is.”
Pollock was right; life influences art in significant ways. The literal sense of this quote is also true, though, in art classes where you’re assigned to create a self portrait.
2 weeks, 5 days ago
To Jackson Pollock
Last night somebody murdered a young tree on Seventh Avenue
between 18th and 19th—only two in that block,
and just days ago we’d taken refreshment in the crisp and particular shade… 292 more words
3 weeks ago