1. Painting Air

    oil on canvas, 24" x 30" © Antonio Dias
    Everything is in everything.

    I’ve come across this statement in Rancière’s Ignorant Schoolmaster.

    Everything is in everything.

    It hits home with me as a painter, directly, viscerally.

    It’s clear when we look at a Cezanne, for example. (more…)

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  2. Cross-post from Horizons of Significance, Contempt

    Cross-post from Horizons of Significance, Contempt

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    Summer has struck, though for us here in Southern New England it has been mercifully cool so far. The centripetal forces of this season have had their affect on our little band. It has become difficult to gather us around the circle for a number of weeks now and it may be time to just announce a hiatus until the first premonitions of Autumn in early September.

    I may be able to post something here…

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  3. Contempt

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    Peeling away layers of Ego I found anger and disappointment blocking the way to compassion. There’s another block hiding beneath them, contempt.

    We see it all around us. This is a society choking on contempt. Every faction and group is held together by the contempt in which it holds the rest.

    The path to anger, to disappointment, to hatred passes through contempt it seems.

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  4. The Rhythm of the Heat via @HOGSALT

     
  5. 17:34

    Notes: 1867

    Reblogged from bosie-douglas

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    invisiblestories:

"The recruits of 1914 have the look of ghosts. They are queuing up to be slaughtered: they are already dead." - Geoff Dyer, The Missing of the Somme
[Image: Austrian soldier at the wooden trenches during WWI, Eastern Europe, 1915, via deathandmysticism]

    invisiblestories:

    "The recruits of 1914 have the look of ghosts. They are queuing up to be slaughtered: they are already dead." - Geoff Dyer, The Missing of the Somme

    [Image: Austrian soldier at the wooden trenches during WWI, Eastern Europe, 1915, via deathandmysticism]

     
  6. Earth Talk: Five years on a mountain - Paul Kingsnorth and Dougald Hine

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  8. A gallery of images from this year’s WoodenBoat Show at Mystic Seaport.


     

     

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    The WoodenBoat Show, 2014 A gallery of images from this year’s WoodenBoat Show at Mystic Seaport.
     
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  10. "Blessed are the Cheesemakers!"

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