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Saturday, October 9, 2010


Marble Sculpture at the Art School in Cararra, Italy ©Nina Buesing Corvallo

The New York Times highlighted the small Northern Italian town of Carrara a couple of weeks ago. It is indeed a marvelous place and a hidden gem. Genova is my favorite Italian city (disclaimer: I haven't been to Napoli!), but Cararra will always have a special place in my heart. Read more about Carrara at: www.travel.nytimes.com.

Thursday, October 7, 2010

YPA Award Ceremony & Benefit

up for auction at YPA © Nina Buesing

YPA is having a benefit gala & auction on October 12, 2010. I contributed a print of the image above. Find out more about the event and/or buy tickets at: www.youngphotographersalliance.org.

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

ICP Lectures

There are some really great artists lecturing this fall at ICP:

October 6, 2010 (tonight!): Adam Fuss
November 17, 2010: Zoe Strauss
and December 8, 2010: Robin Schwartz

Ayoyama Itchome

Chic and comfortable: clothes by Japanese Designer Ayoyama Ichome;
www.aoyamaitchome.com is still under construction, but they have a link to retailers that carry the line.

Monday, October 4, 2010

It Gets Better: Dan & Terry

courtesy itgetsbetterproject

Some books mean so much to me that I always have extra copies handy. I don't like lending books because most people never return them. But when I love a book I want everyone to read it. Dan Savage's book The Kid is one of those books I always have an extra copy of. It just has a great message

Sunday, October 3, 2010

We Miss You.

4 weeks today. ©Nina Buesing Corvallo