This song really moves me. Sondheim is a god.
Iranian artist Farhad Moshiri’s latest installation titled ‘Life is Beautiful’, was created using hundreds of knives stabbed directly into a gallery wall. The use of everyday objects, which on occasion can become lethal weapons, reveals the underlying sarcastic ambiguity of Farhad’s statement. | via
This had to be posted. It actually called to me. It reminded me of that PBS window to the world segment. Or maybe that was Sesame Street. In any case, this picture is worth absorbing, not because it’s technically proficient, because God knows very well I am not a photographer. It’s just neat.
That’s kind of a Swiss trait in general I guess
(Snapped in Oberhofen Castle, Thun, Switzerland)
Today’s Reason I Love the Internet: Advanced Style
“I am tired of the cult of youth. The cultural rejection of old age, the stigmatization of wrinkles, grey hair, of bodies furrowed by the years. I am fascinated by Diana Vreeland, Georgia O’Keeffe and Louise Bourgeois, women who have let time embrace them without ever cheating. Society today condemns this, me, I celebrate it.” - Tom Ford
A street style blog for the silver-haired set. So much inspiration! I love these amazing women (and a few colorful men). Here lies hard proof that style and fun don’t have an expiration date. I also love the advice these advanced fashionistas give. Among the best: keep dancing, anything black needs a lot of bling, and always dress for yourself! I am inspired to be better at all of these things, and a little less fearless.
In my head, what she looks like is like my perfect vision of myself.
Do you feel like they picked this model in part because of her nose? I mean doooon’t get me wrong, she’s beautiful, gorgeous, fabulous, more than I’ll ever be probably. But her nose does invoke images of birds… Or I’m crazy. It’s the parrots. They’re getting to me.
William C. Bryant