member of:Observers of the Interdependence of Domestic Objects and Their Influence on Everyday Life

This group has been active for a long time and has already made some remarkable assertions which render life simpler from the practical point of view. For example, I move a pot of green color five centimeters to the right, I push in the thumbtack beside the comb and if Mr. A (another adherent like me) at this moment puts his volume about bee-keeping beside a pattern for cutting out vests, I am sure to meet on the sidewalk of the avenida Madero a woman who intrigues me and whose origin and address I never could have known...
--Remedios Varo

(Slideshow is of Artwork by Remedios Varo)
By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The nonexistent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired.
--Franz Kafka

Thursday, January 13, 2011

U is for Upheaval

From Basoli's Alphabet

Please excuse the long absence...

In the meantime, go create your very own minute-masterpiece on this fantastic site. I've been enjoying a much-needed rest with it today while miraculously snowed-in (!!) in this place that knows not what to do with snow...

Flamenco Dancer


  1. Zoe, I absolutely love these. I'm glad you're back. I always look forward to your posts. And, thanks for the link.


  2. Welcome back, Zoe! :D
    Lovely creations you've made!
    I had fun with the link too, though nothing of that got worth displaying ))

  3. zaina-- thanks! and congratulations on your poem publication-- beautiful!

    zara--thanks :) i'm glad you tried it out-- and you should share them! :)

  4. You are like a breath of fresh air!
    These are wonderful!
    Welcome back Zoe!!!

  5. absolutely wonderful creations dear Zoe:)

  6. No excuses needed... what's better than fresh snow anyway? Hope you had a lovely time with it! And thanks for the link, I was able write elaborate messages to surprise the person who was unsuspectingly sneaking up to read over my shoulder.

  7. What fun to play with--and I sent it to my daughter too!