All I could find about the artist is what she has on her DeviantArt profile and a defunct Blogger. She apparently lives somewhere here in Kansas and has a couple kids and doesn’t seem to […]
The next day was dark and rainy. But it never came down very hard. Not enough to put you to sleep. Not enough to bring earthworms from the ground or flowers from the trees. Just […]
Depictions of the universe, variously considered. List of figures: Hilma af Klint (circa 1920) THe world according to Hildegard von Bingen (12th cent.) Cosmolux by Paul Laffoley (1981) Sphaera Coelestis Mystica (1739) plate 7 by […]
Inspired by the artist’s visit to the famed disaster site. You can see the full set here and here. The highlights:
I woke to flute music. The soft notes fell over me, light and gentle, like how tears fall, or autumn leaves after a stiff breeze. The stag was gone. The sun was shining. I was […]
I love art that tells a story. Chinese artist Jin Xingye captures single frames from dreamlike stories, each a moment of a larger implied narrative.
Take a deep breath. Now, repeat. It gets harder and harder to do that the higher you go, but there’s never a point where the atmosphere just stops. Like an aging celebrity, it just kind […]