quick. quell. quite.
R: 26 years of age. loves popcorn, beer, and snow. hates eating cake with a spoon. beating head out on books.
Man dressed in a floral pattern costume George E. Bronner
albumen print with applied color
Emma Mcnally, Blackboard Drawings, (2012)
The above is part of a series of photographs based on a large scale chalk drawing that took the network of surface cracking on a blackboard at the Warwick Math Institute as it’s genesis. Once completed, the drawing was photographed and erased.
"Bella Donna" Natalia Vodianova photographed by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott for Vogue, March 2004
I pulled this out of the magazine at the time & hung it on my wall. There are some lovely, uneasy reverberations in seeing it have this afterlife.
"The woman should have chastity … She should not laugh in front of everyone and not be inviting in her behaviour. She should protect her honour."
- Turkey’s deputy prime minister Bulent Arinc wants Turkish women to contain their laughter in public, proposes a ban on women being joyful in public. (via
laureola) Jul 30
"Thus the situation basic to imitation that we are discussing not only implies that what is represented is there, but also that it has come into the There more authentically."
Hans-Georg Gadamer: Truth and Method
tr. Joel Winsheimer & Donald G. Marshall
Das mimische Urverhältnis, das wir erörten, enthält also nicht nur, daß das Dargestellte da ist, sondern auch, daß es eigentlicher ins Da gekommen ist. May 29