Artistic

art. matters.

Peter Paul Rubens 1625 Musée Rodin Jean Dubuffet Sir John Lavery “Artists are people driven by the tension between the desire to communicate and the desire to hide.” — D. W. Winnicott Street Art Alina Cojocaru, Friedemann Vogel Marguerite and Armand photo: Sila Avvakum Monique Thomas Rodin , Il pensatore* Giuseppe Arcimboldo – La primavera […]

Ballet Beautiful

Emotional And Expressive Photographs Showcased By The NYC Dance Project     Fashion and beauty photographer Ken Browar and dancer and photographer Deborah Ory are the founders of the NYC Dance Project have explored the world of dancers intimately through their lenses, documented in a book called the Art of Movement.    Two imperative art […]

Pink, PINK!

“Pink says it with a passion.”  ― Anthony T. Hincks Peonies  Called the blessed herb, peonies have been used for centuries for their magical and medicinal properties.  Among the powers that peony was thought to possess are the ability to protect shepherds and their flocks; to ward off storms, demons, and nightmares; and to preserve the […]

Ballet Beautiful

English National Ballet, corps de ballet Photo by Laurent Leotard English National Ballet rehearsing Swan Lake in-the-round . Ballet by: ©Dmitry Arhar English National Ballet rehearsing Swan Lake in-the-round . Irina Perren and Marat Shemiunov in Spring Waters. Photo by the incredible Jack Devant. English National Ballet rehearsing Swan Lake in-the-round . Jennifer Visocchi ph. […]

art is everything

DUA LIPA by Miyuki Ohashi Heather Chontos ‘Ring a Ding’ hedgehogs by Mister Finch by Oliver Völkening Billy Childish (British, b. 1959), self portrait in beret and blue scarf, 2016.  Oil and charcoal on linen, 183 x 122 in.  by Blair Breitenstein Rinat Voligamsi (Russian, b. 1968), Trouser Stripes 2, 2017. Oil on canvas, 120 х 120 cm. […]

Ballet Beautiful

Alina Somova as Princess Aurora at the Mariinsky Theatre.   Miriam Miller, NYCB   Mariinsky Ballet, Ksenia Zhiginshina Sarah Lamb, The Royal Opera House, Juliet Alina Somova as Princess Aurora at the Mariinsky Theatre.       The Royal Ballet, Covent Garden     Alina Somova as Princess Aurora at the Mariinsky Theatre.   Natalia Osipova in […]

Creative and Fun Wedding Idea

This is a clever idea for wedding decor – or any party decor. They are handmade “Animal Place Card Holders” – made with magnets. The animals hold the place cards and it really provides quite a charming display. Owner of the Etsy Shop: OriginalAnimalMagnet,  Chantelle Agbayani resides in Vancouver, British Columbia. Gold Animal Place Card […]

Cool Factor

“If you’re lucky enough to find a way of life you love, you have to find the courage to live it.” — John Irving  Valentin Yudashkin  Fall/Winter 2017-18 yoursumme Comme des Garçons Brett Walker Hamlet Leggins Comme des Garçons “A world without delight and without affection is a world destitute of value.” – Bertrand Russell, […]