Category Archives: Lifestyle

The Age of Decadence

Above are two statues from the Archaic period. The evolution from Archaic to the Classical was aided by the concept of contrapposto where the figure, instead of dividing its weight equally on both legs, has most of its weight only … Continue reading

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Sacred Spaces

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Shower Stall

We enlarged our shower stall and substituted a wall for a shower curtain. This summer I finally got around to painting it. The difference color makes is incredible. White, obviously, illuminates the whole area. But to animated it a bit, … Continue reading

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Why Not Paint the World?

“Art is the child of imagination and gives life.”  Mirka Mora (1928-2018)   Mirka in Melbourne VIA and Mirka with painted sweater VIA Mirka Zelik Mora (1928-2018)  recently died. Born in France, in 1942 Mirka, along with other  Jewish family … Continue reading

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Censored!

Today on my Twitter account I came across an article that spoke of: “evidence that ancient paleolithic venus statues were made by women who were examining their own bodies and sculpting them from their own point of view, not, as … Continue reading

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