Archive for December, 2010

The Best Apps of 2010 / Brain Pickings

INSTAPAPER for the iPad

Broken Social Scene / Superconnected

Brian W. Moreland / zone

Brian W. Moreland

The Black Keys / Never Gonna Give You Up

Tord Gustavsen Ensemble: Left Over Lullaby No 2 (Live)

Mutsuo Takano — winter blue sky haiku / Fay Aoyagi’s Blue Willow Haiku World

冬青空夜は万年筆の中   高野ムツオ

fuyu aozora yoru wa man’nenhitsu no naka

winter blue sky

a night inside

of my fountain pen

Mutsuo Takano
Fay Aoyagi, trans

from “Gendai Haiku Hyakunin Nijukku” (“Modern Haiku: 20 Haiku per100 Poets”), edited by Kazuo Ibaraki, Kiyoko Uda, Nenten Tsubouchi, Kazuko Nishimura, You-shorin, Nagano, 2004

Weihnachtsimpressionen

This video includes Sigmar Polke’s “Windows” on the Grossmünster Cathedral, Zurich.

Donna Fleischer / off balance

from a snowy branch –

throwing itself off balance

with that last caw

Donna Fleischer
South by Southeast 2010

Hide / Seek: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture / National Portrait Gallery — Steadicam Tour

 

~ for those who can’t make it to D. C. for Hide / Seek, here’s a great walkthrough tour

Donna Fleischer / cell

the cell of

a body,

prisoner,

monk,

salt,

diatom,

molecule,

particle,

wave,

honeycomb,

beehive,

celluloid of

paper,

paint,

ink,

film,

brain,

heart,

blood

wall

arhythmia

 

 

the cell,

sell it sail it biodegrade it

photovoltaic, solar

uni –, multi –,

Ce Lo’s fuck that terrorist

in a gold-plated Rolls

robbin’ us of our western

love interests

 

boggle the mind boggle

the mind smackdown of

the id & the effluvium

detritus of

 

wake up wake

up the dread

pace your cell gazelle &

yell augment, augment & blowhards

& messiahs

loosen your leash

unlock the door stand the mirror up

and smile baby,

just smile

 

Donna Fleischer