wish you were here

this is absolutely one of our favorite album covers. a little known fact, the burning man IS actually on fire; before the shoot, he prepped by wearing an asbestos suit and a wig, then dousing himself with gasoline and lighting a match.

wish you were here

this is absolutely one of our favorite album covers. a little known fact, the burning man IS actually on fire; before the shoot, he prepped by wearing an asbestos suit and a wig, then dousing himself with gasoline and lighting a match.

Patrice Chéreau: flesh of the orchid featuring charlotte rampling

Patrice Chéreau: flesh of the orchid featuring charlotte rampling

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night-porter with charlotte rampling

everyone knows about night-porter but not everyone knows about the flesh of the orchid. both great film featuring charlotte rampling at her best. mark them down for this weekends movie night. flesh of the orchid is a 1975 film by director patrice chéreau based on an adaptation of the 1948 novel, under the same name by…

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morbid anatomy

the morbid anatomy museum is finally complete, happily residing in their new headquarters in gowanus, brooklyn. i have attended two lectures there so far, both by the knowledgeable and charming dr.

morbid anatomy

the morbid anatomy museum is finally complete, happily residing in their new headquarters in gowanus, brooklyn. i have attended two lectures there so far, both by the knowledgeable and charming dr.

the new classic

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it is not every day that we stumble upon a new and great design. we don’t have anything against contemporary product design, in fact, it is a lot of good new stuff popping up here and there… but… when we see something new that feels and looks like it should have been there already, we know that we got something really amazing. manufactured by flos, the italian company that have brought to life…

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hudson valley goodness

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sometime between now and mid autumn, make your way out of the city and spend sometime with nature. get some fresh air and a good natural workout.

head up from grand central on the metro-north to the cold spring stop in the hudson valley and hike breakneck trail. it is both rewarding with it’s views and it’s challenges. the ‘trail’ is not for the weary. not for those who are scared of heights,…

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tarkovsky

but is it the artist’s job to perfect the world, or merely to synthesize themselves with the already existing imperfections?

tarkovsky

but is it the artist’s job to perfect the world, or merely to synthesize themselves with the already existing imperfections?

the ipês house

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the design of a floating box with well-defined edges and perfect symmetry seems to be popular with designers across the globe as we are seeing homes with similar design take shape in most of europe, latin america and the us. that does not mean that each of them stops adding their own individual touch as the ipês house in sao paulo, brazil, showcases. while the home itself looks like a beautiful…

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my first fictional crush

my first fictional crush

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if you went through young adulthood or college without reading this, then i feel very sorry for you. holden caulfield is by far one of the most fascinating characters in fictional literature… and i find him quite appealing. i would have dated him at the time that i first read it. take the weekend to get to your favorite bookstore and catch up on what you missed. by kgb

 

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