Category Archives: Art, Books, Music

Mate Burilado

  Mate burilado is the Peruvian elaborate art of gourd carving. Charring is a common technique, along with more complex pyrography, and dyeing.  

The Genius of Turner


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. ┬áh/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!