Everything related to art, in a very broad sense of the term. This category will include works and reflexions about design, photography, literature, movies, music, dance, architecture, comic, illustration, installations, and so on.
☛ Columbus Museum of Art: “Morning Sun” by Edward Hopper, oil on canvas, 28 1/8 x 40 1/8″, 1952. Large format retrieved from NPR. NPR has an interesting piece about the “pensive lady in pink”: It’s one of the ultimate images of summer: a woman in a short, pink slip sits on a bed, her […]
☛ Bruce Gilden: “Man with plane on boardwalk”, Coney Island, New York City, USA, 1976. Part of the Coney Island series. Magnum Photos Image Reference GIB1976003W00001/0A (NYC14905) © Bruce Gilden/Magnum Photos. Bruce Gilden, born 1946, is a renowned American photographer, often associated with street photography. He often operates in very close proximity of the people […]
☛ Lotta Poetica, “Poetical Licence” by Sarenco, nos. 23–24, Apr. – May 1973, p. 12. Image retrieved from the Museo della Carale website. The information that follows can be helpful in understanding the context in which this image was produced and published. Additional references are provided at the end. Sarenco (pseudonym of Isaia Mabellini) is […]
Allow me after what I have to say next to leave you, as a means to emphasize that Heidegger’s irreparable fault lies in his silence concerning the Final Solution. This silence, or his refusal, when confronted by Paul Celan, to ask forgiveness for the unforgivable, was a denial that plunged Celan into despair and made […]