Category Archives: Art, Books, Music

The Pre-Raphaelites Documentary

Well, crud. The Andrew Lloyd Webber documentary on the Pre-Raphaelites got blocked in the US. It was excellent, but this one is okay, too.    

Mark Doolittle

Black Dragon Hatchling by Dallia Art

Anselm Kiefer’s Art Studio

  It’s more like an installation. Reminds me of HR Giger’s backyard.  h/t Dawn.

Nick Cave’s Soundsuits (not that Nick Cave)

Via the Spousal Unit, who was no doubt looking for the usual Nick Cave.

Hand-stamped Textiles

  Another fine video sent from my sister, Ivy.

Paper Cut Microbes by Rogan Brown

Sharmanka Kinetic Theatre

Much thanks to my sister for this link. Wish I could see it in person!

Tinkerer

“I get asked for where I get my inspiration from a lot. And it seems such a redundant question when you’re alive.”

Paper Cut Dance

From what I can gather, “Paper Cutting Girls” or “Paper Cut Girl” is a national folk dance about Jian zhi, Chinese Paper Cutting. This is a very fun version of the dance. Notice how they have their fingers shaped like scissors when they sweep their hands in a cutting motion. Bonus video! I found this in the side bar, and it’s just gorgeous.… (more…)

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