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Posts Tagged ‘art’

April 23rd, 2017 - 7:52 pm § in Misc.

Art: on skin!

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April 18th, 2017 - 9:39 am § in Hypocrisy, Misc.

The hoohah .. a modest dent

…..nude statues of Greek and Roman women, usually standing in a three point pose – a bent knee, a curved hip, a tilted shoulder to accentuate the form. One has a hand over a breast to communicate modesty; her hoohah is smooth. In fact, all the hoohahs are smooth: there are but modest dents a[...]

April 15th, 2017 - 4:13 am § in Misc.

Tax Day, Its a Cinch

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March 30th, 2017 - 10:32 am § in Misc.

Pixar’s Secret

CollegeHumor’s Favorite Funny Videos[...]

March 27th, 2017 - 2:18 am § in Misc.

Making a head .. the rules

1. The eyes are in the middle of the head. For real, the forehead and hair are the full top half. Fold a face in half and the eyes are right there on the crease. 2. If you fold that same face in quarters, the fold above the eyes is the hair line and the […][...]

March 16th, 2017 - 9:42 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Repugnants

Trump Budget Proposes Killing All Funding for PBS, NPR, The National Endowment for the Arts and 1/5 of the NIH

Add 54 billion to the military, cut taxes, what is left?  The Arts, Humanities and Science President Trump made good on a long-time conservative goal in his first proposed budget Thursday morning, trading  a 54 billion dollar increase in defense spending for draconian cuts to the Corporation for[...]

March 15th, 2017 - 8:37 pm § in Misc.

PHOTOGRAPHY

Pierre Boulet “When men dressed like grown-ups and women dressed like birthday presents.”[...]

February 14th, 2017 - 11:01 am § in Hypocrisy

Rivalry!

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February 12th, 2017 - 1:20 am § in America, Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene

Emperor’s New Clothes: The Ain’t Art Scene

I love the ORIGINAL Seattle Art Museum, the ORIGINAL SAM.  The collection of “Asian” art is a wonderful statement of both the divers art of what is not Europe but of the taste of Dr. Fuller. I am, therefore.  offended by the way the folks who run the Seattle “”Art” Mu[...]