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In Pictures | Museo Soumaya, Mexico City

As some of you may now know from my previous post, I recently spent a few days in Mexico City, Mexico – a very colorful and bustling city. 755 more words


In good company...

When my husband goes on business trips he always brings “presents” home for me…usually hotel soaps and other amenities! This time he surprised me with a set of Artists Notecards that I think are so fun!   138 more words


Degas i jo

«Et cal una vida natural; per a mi una vida artificial». Vides naturals, vides artificials, jo real, joc poètic. La vida és això. El barbut de la barra empiocat fins a les celles demana una copa més, la copa que el tombarà en el ring nocturn del somni fictici que pretén viure. 430 more words

Andreu Vidal

Dillydallying with Dali: St. Petersburg, Florida

Surrealist painter Salvador Dali produced over 1500 artworks.  Just 96 of his oil paintings plus some prints and drawings are in the St. Petersburg, Florida Dali Museum.   840 more words

Travel Logs

Surrealism: is not just an art movement, It is a way of thinking, a way of transforming existence - André Breton

Max Ernst, The Elephant Celebes (1921), Tate, London

What is surrealism?

Surrealism is a cultural movement that began in the early 1920s, and is best known for its visual artworks and writings. 850 more words


Feature: Spellbound at 70, or When Hitchcock Met Dalí

Invariably, when people get to talking about Alfred Hitchcock’s Spellbound (1945), the conversation will shift to the brief dream sequence in the film, filled with scattering imagery cast over close-ups of eyeballs. 507 more words


Writer Envy

Ernest Hemingway:  My opinion is I hate it.

Gil: Well you haven’t even read it yet.

Ernest Hemingway: If it’s bad, I’ll hate it because I hate bad writing, and if it’s good, I’ll be envious and hate all the more. 176 more words