Tag Archives: People

August Sander’s Greedy Eye

” In the fake news era, a time when obvious lies can sway elections, it seems odd to think that the truth might actually be the most powerful weapon. But it was threatening enough in inter-war Germany to get August … Continue reading

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The Optimism of Breakfast

  I just found this image for sale on Condé Nast’s online print shop. I  l o v e the work of Maira Kalman, and to me it’s a direct line to New York City, the situation described above even … Continue reading

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FOAM portrait

I entered a portrait photography workshop with FOAM and today was the first meeting. I made a portrait of Evy, my portrait buddy. and some more. I have to make a selection of 3, send them in, as a start … Continue reading

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Homeland Today

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Momentum

Wednesday morning November 9th 9 am CET. Donald Trump was just announced the new President of the US. Start sign for an exodus, but where to go from here?

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People with/without aura

Yesterday we chose the new book to read with the book club. Translates People Without Aura, by Jente Postuma. (Going by the illustration, I think I will enjoy the book, it’s great! Drawing and typography by Claudie de Cleen) Aura/no aura was … Continue reading

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Singing in the street

Last night just before falling asleep, the sound of singing entered the room from the street below. It was a group of men, cycling past and singing out loud, on their way to the inner city, warming up for the … Continue reading

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The nature of a multi-purpose building

Canyon inspired architecture of shopping mall, by Sevil Peach, located in the Levent business district of Istanbul, Turkey.   PS | 28012018| Sevil Peach wins Lifetime Achievement Award. What do you do after this achievement?…

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Note to self | HOME

A picture from my desktop. The lid of  a used paint tin. Close up. It became the logo of our B&B room. A home away from home for people from all over the world.   Like I said before: ( in an … Continue reading

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Everyday princesses

In the children’s section of our library I came across this wonderful book of costume illustrations by French artist Joëlle Jolivet. It is a mega size book showing costumes from everywhere, through times and ages and the images are grouped … Continue reading

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