Category Archives: Art and Photography

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Wandering in Woodacre – 13 November 2020

Paraskevidekatriaphobia: Part I (note: “parskevidekatriaphobia” means “fear of Friday the 13th”) A Poem for Today “Friday The 13th” by Nadia DeLevea All throughout History, It’s always been a mystery. The most unlucky of days, On this day we change our … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 12 November 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 12 November 1840 – Auguste Rodin, a French sculptor. Below – “The Thinker”; “The Kiss”; “The Burghers of Calais”; “The Shade”; “The Bather”; “Danae.” A Poem for Today “Produce Wagon” by Roy Scheele The … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 11 November 2020

This Date in Art History: Born 11 November 1965 – Margarete Bagshaw, an American painter descended from the Tewa people of K’apovi, Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico. Below – “Time Line”; “My World is not Flat”; No titles were provided … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 10 November 2020

Contemporary Brazilian Art – Patricia Chueke Below – “Kiss”; “Find a way”; “lina de bikini”; “Intro”; “Quarantine”; “Paradise”; “Zara and me.” A Poem for Today “Lone Egret” by Kathleen M. McCann Classically stagy, goose-neck elegant, river’s third eye. Pencil thin … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 9 November 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 9 November 1942 – Charles Courtney Curran, an American painter: Part I of II. Below – “Lotus Lilies”; “Lady with a Bouquet”; “Sunshine and Haze”; “A Breezy Day”; “Peonies”; “The Cabbage Field.” A Poem … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 8 November 2020

Contemporary British Art – Angela Edwards: Part I of II. Below – “We Were Here”; “Closer Now”; “My Place”; “Anonymous 1”; “End of the Day.” A Poem for Today “Girl’s Middle School Orchestra” by Michael Ryan They’re all dressed up … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 7 November 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 7 November 1916 – Henry Ward Ranger, an American painter. Below – “Spring Woods”; “The Lone Sentinel”; “Autumn Woodlands”; “New England Village”; “Groton Long Point.” This Date in Literary History – Born 7 November … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre- 6 November 2020

Contemporary Spanish Art – Kasia Derwinska Below (photographs) – “tomorrow is today’s dream”; “domesticated solitudes”; “we live as we dream”; “the tree of one wish”; “the shape of water”; “distant lands”; “everybody got a Fairyland of their own.” This Date … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre- 5 November 2020

This Date in Art History: Died 5 November 1938 – Thomas Dewing, an American painter. Below – “Summer”; “The Days”; “The White Dress”; “In the Garden”; “Before Sunrise”; “Lady in Gold.” This Date in Literary History: Died 5 November 2005 … Continue reading

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Wandering in Woodacre – 4 November 2020

Contemporary Hong Kong Art – Sze Man Lau Below – “Portrait of Russian Red”; “Dance #2”; “Pina Bausch”; “Sex, love and dopamine”; “Woman on chair”; “I went to the record store on an ordinary Sunday.” This Date in Literary History: … Continue reading

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