One the most important pieces of art - for me - is Gerhard Richter's 1963 painting Hirsch (in English know as Deer or sometimes as The Stag). I was excited to read on Horses Think that Corinna Belz has completed a documentary on and with the (typically sparse) participation of Gerhard Richter. You can read more about the film and see the poignant trailer at: www.gerhard-richter-painting.de.
Via Kottke.org I cam across Clifford J. Levy's New York Times Magazine (September 15, 2011) article My Family's Experiment in Extreme Schooling, which I reacted strongly to and ultimately feel very ambivalent about.
Saturday, September 17, 2011
Thursday, September 15, 2011
Come check out my friend Rona's new show, photographed in her home borough and our home town. All images © Rona Chang
Rona Chang: Moving Forward, Standing Still – Queens Edition
The Homefront Gallery
26-23 Jackson Avenue Long Island City, NY 11101
September 17 – October 29, 2011
Opening Reception: Saturday September 17, 4 – 6pm
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Monday, September 12, 2011
Sunday, September 11, 2011
I was here 10 years ago today and am grateful to be here today. I ♥ U, NYC. Chronicle 1981 & 2007, Tribute in Light, 2008 & Beautiful Memorial by Michael Arad as seen from World Trade Center 7, July 29, 2011. ©Nina Buesing Corvallo