25.7.14

clouds coming my way


Moschino

Villeroy and Boch coffee cups


Detail collage Nel Aerts
Wolkenformen

houses have feelings too










Examples of 'good' and 'bad' architecture on the Belgian countryside according to Edward LĂ©onard in his book Bouwen in het dorp en op het land ('Building in villages and in the country'), 1928

10.7.14

take care home - alone - adieux !






you can find me here

Jean Brusselmans, 'The Rainbow'
William N. Copley, 'Rosarita Beach', 1948

9.7.14

The more that is added, the less you can see




Wilfredo Prieto on wooden shelves:
"Two Classics", 2011 
"Birthday Cake", 2008 
"Pan con Pan (Bread with Bread)", 2011
Till September 29 on show at SMAK, Ghent

8.7.14

dolls


Katharina Detzel with a male stuffed dummy of her own making, c 1918
Oskar Kokoschka, "Self-portrait with doll", 1921

from 'Outsider Art: Spontaneous Alternatives', Colin Rhodes

6.7.14

empty hands


Jean-Luc Godard, Nouvelle Vague, 1990

Thomas Ruff, Zeitungsfoto 372, 1991

4.7.14

tweeblaarkanniedood

The plant in the background is a 'tweeblaarkanniedood' or 'welwitschia'. Some of these 'living fossils' may be more than 2000 years old. 
They live in the Namib desert - but one kiddo also grows up here, in the heart of Amsterdam.