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Inspired by blog archives

Thinking about visiting Amsterdam got me digging into my blog archives, which gave me inspiration to write and photograph more.

Sense of self through memories

“Your sense of self is the understanding that yourself will remain the same through time.”

Vertigo sneaks up on you

Since I’ve had vertigo a couple times in the past two months, it’s a little odd that the very first track in my Spotify Discover Weekly is a track named “Vertigo“. I rather like it too! Although, I would say that this song is not at all like the experience of having vertigo.

Printmaking on streets

As anyone ever made “artist tires” with treads that make interesting art on the ground? The car then becomes a giant printmaking press, leaving a trail of art around.

Does a paper’s quality affect how you use it — and how creative you are?

A friend, Leigh Hanlon, shared a post with me on Facebook with the question: “Does a paper’s quality affect how you use it — and how creative you are?“ An interesting notion. Does cheaper paper allow you to be more creative? His post included a link to a Youtube video, “Wasting Paper!” from the Typewriter …

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The Yves Klein blue stamp

Yves Klein made a completely blue stamp and used it as postage on an invite for a 1958 show. A single perforated postage stamp painted with Klein’s famous IKB (International Klein Blue) pigment. The stamps were originally created to use on invitations for his simultaneous 1957 exhibitions in Paris at the Gallerie Iris Clert and …

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