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Today’s Read.

Today’s Read.

Logo. 

Logo. 

Today’s Forecast. 

Today’s Forecast. 

"By  love I mean the forgetfulness of self. Unions are frequent in which  only the sexual instincts, or the remembrance of self, are roused—-" -  John Galsworthy
"By love I mean the forgetfulness of self. Unions are frequent in which only the sexual instincts, or the remembrance of self, are roused—-" - John Galsworthy
Today’s Worth Repeating:  Never try to repeat the past. 

Today’s Worth Repeating:  Never try to repeat the past. 

Togo, Marie Claire, 1990

Togo, Marie Claire, 1990

Today’s Collaboration: California Condors, Boris Karloff as Frankenstein, Japanese horror films and Gordon Matta-Clark are among the many influences that make up the world of Rodarte. Leave it to Kate and Laura Mulleavy, the endlessly innovative pair, to find an ingenious way to showcase their work. This time it’s a book of original photography by French travel journalist Catherine Opie and Minnesota’s own Alec Soth

Today’s Collaboration: California Condors, Boris Karloff as Frankenstein, Japanese horror films and Gordon Matta-Clark are among the many influences that make up the world of Rodarte. Leave it to Kate and Laura Mulleavy, the endlessly innovative pair, to find an ingenious way to showcase their work. This time it’s a book of original photography by French travel journalist Catherine Opie and Minnesota’s own Alec Soth

Shhh!  Some things are private. 

Shhh!  Some things are private. 

QotD: “It seems to me that almost all our sadnesses are moments of tension, which we feel as paralysis because we no longer hear our astonished emotions living. Because we are alone with the unfamiliar presence that has entered us; because everything we trust and are used to is for a moment taken away; because we stand in the midst of a transition where we cannot remain standing.” - Rilke

QotD: “It seems to me that almost all our sadnesses are moments of tension, which we feel as paralysis because we no longer hear our astonished emotions living. Because we are alone with the unfamiliar presence that has entered us; because everything we trust and are used to is for a moment taken away; because we stand in the midst of a transition where we cannot remain standing.” - Rilke

Today’s Alice in Wonderland, as imagined by Salvador Dali.

Today’s Alice in Wonderland, as imagined by Salvador Dali.

  

Today’s Cartography: From Yanko Tsvetkov‘s Mapping Stereotypes project — a series of amusing, often tragicomically true maps of Europe based on various subjective perceptions and ideologies. Here, Italy’s view of Europe.

Today’s Cartography: From Yanko Tsvetkov‘s Mapping Stereotypes project — a series of amusing, often tragicomically true maps of Europe based on various subjective perceptions and ideologies. Here, Italy’s view of Europe.

Happiness, an adventure.  Images capturing a wandering eye. 

A silly name that stuck, this blog is a document of the trends, influences, ideas, artists, designers, and other innovators I find inspiring.