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Andrei Tarkovsky's "Stalker"

Sunday, February 22, 2015      1 comments

"Let everything that's been planned come true. Let them believe. And let them have a laugh at their passions. Because what they call passion actually is not some emotional ... Read more

the old ways

Thursday, February 05, 2015      3 comments

David Quentin photo of Robert Macfarlane walking the Broomway ‘I can only meditate when I am walking,’ wrote Jean-Jacques Rousseau in the fourth book of his Confessions,... Read more

Project TRINITY 21 kilotons New Mexico 1945

Tuesday, December 09, 2014      0 comments

Six miles away, the world’s first nuclear explosion expands 0.053 seconds after detonation. Director J. Robert Oppenheimer quotes the Bhagavad-Gita: “If the radiance of a... Read more


Tuesday, December 02, 2014      0 comments Saudade is a word in Portuguese and Galician that has no direct translation in English. It describes a deep emotional state of nost... Read more

Storyboard P

Thursday, November 06, 2014      1 comments

My style is Mutant. As a mutant my power is to project a sequence of images through my body that tells an elaborate story to music. The power to storyboard / ballet / ... Read more

J.G. Ballard

Friday, October 31, 2014      3 comments

Photo via The Terminal Collection. I believe in the power of the imagination to remake the world, to release the truth within us, to hold back the night, to transcend de... Read more

human flag

Wednesday, October 29, 2014      2 comments

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When No Means On: Melvin Moti

Wednesday, October 22, 2014      1 comments

“Aaah, all the paintings are gone! That’s not a problem, I can describe them for you.” During World War II, the museum’s treasures were removed from the Hermitage in St. P... Read more

Bas Jan Ader

Thursday, October 09, 2014      0 comments

Bas Jan Ader, 1942 - 1975 Dutch/Californian artist Bas Jan Ader was last seen in 1975 when he took off in what would have been the smallest sailboat ever to cross the Atl... Read more

Buster Keaton, "The General"

Tuesday, October 07, 2014      0 comments

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Thomas Edison Naps

Wednesday, September 10, 2014      4 comments

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Maurizio Cattelan, "A Perfect Day"

Thursday, July 24, 2014      1 comments

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June 12, MMXI

Sunday, June 12, 2011      4 comments

Ever since I read SP's Terms of Service, I've stopped posting drawings. I found reading the TOS quite confusing but I gather that SP can use anything printed on the SP site without telling the author, let alone asking their permission. Until SP ... Read more

May 11, MMXI

Wednesday, May 11, 2011      1 comments

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May 7, MMXI

Saturday, May 07, 2011      1 comments

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