Rant on the... apparent shallowness of... em...
Objects I keep around and plan to photograph for fun (list in progress): Purple sand clay Four Face Buddha, I bargained it down to HK$50 (roughly €5), and now I see it online for €40? I think the guy at the store probably thought I needed one, that I had to chill, I don’t know… Old red army beret with a bunch of sports awards and decals of the Air Force, Navy and Infantry, given to...
I do not love you at all; on the contrary, I detest you. You are a naughty...– Verona, November 13, 1796 Napoleon Bonaparte to his wife Josephine
Vladimir Nabokov's Lecture on Franz Kafka's The...
Of course, no matter how keenly, how admirably, a story, a piece of music, a picture is discussed and analyzed, there will be minds that remain blank and spines that remain unkindled. “To take upon us the mystery of things”—what King Lear so wistfully says for himself and for Cordelia—this is also my suggestion for everyone who takes art seriously. A poor man is robbed of his...