This is my little hideaway. A visual diary of sorts - random ramblings about art, poetry and history. My therapy to 'awaken the senses'.


  ‘pictures of magazine 2vik muniz

vik muniz famous artworks recreated from torn magazines2’ brazilian artist  has extended his repertoire of unusual mediums in his artwork with a series entitled ‘pictures of magazine 2’the project is characterized by famous paintings recreated with outdated magazines that have been torn up and meticulously arranged to mimic the tones and contours of the original pieces.  Artworks are on exhibition at xippas gallery.

  1. Wheat field with cypresses„ after Van GoghA
  2. The Absinthe Drinker , after Edgar Degas
  3. After the bath’, after Edgar Degas
  4. Summer in the City, after Edward Hopp
  5. Siesta, after Pierre Bonnard
  6. Starry Night, after Van Gogh
  7. Wanderer Above the Sea of Media, after Caspar David Friedrich
  8. bar at folies bergères,  after Edouard Manet
  9. Floor scrapers,  after Gustave Caillebotte
  10. Le zèbre, after George Stubbs


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Strength wasn‘t about being able to do everything alone. Strength was knowing when to ask for help and not being too proud to do it.

—― Karen Marie Moning (via psych-quotes)

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