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

(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

Friday, January 14, 2011

Ok, last one

Lady with Batik Scarf

But seriously, it's a lot of fun. Go try it.

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