a little love story about mermaids and tattoos
Futurist Giacomo Balla was born today in 1871. Birds in flight inspired this painting.
[Giacomo Balla. Swifts: Paths of Movement + Dynamic Sequences. 1913.]
Table Topography: Wood Furniture Embedded with Glass Rivers and Lakes by Greg Klassen
Minor White believed that photography has the potential to spiritually transform the viewer as well as the practitioner. I can attest to that because it happened to me a long, long time ago.
Through October 18: Minor White: Manifestations of the Spirit
Windowsill Daydreaming, Rochester, New York, 1958, Minor White. The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2013.44.2. Purchased in part with funds provided by Daniel Greenberg, Susan Steinhauser, and the Greenberg Foundation.
Road and Poplar Trees in the Vicinity of Naples, New York, 1955, Minor White.
Both images reproduced with permission of the Minor White Archive, Princeton University Art Museum. © Trustees of Princeton University
Saturn, from Cassini
Io in true color, from Galileo
Snow on Martian dunes (not powered sugar on finger-prints).