Category Archives: Art

The day the music ended.

November 10, 2016 There is something sadly synchronistic that we should lose Leonard Cohen in a week that has held up a mirror to democracy in the US and beyond, in which a man who has deliberately and calculatingly fanned the flames … Continue reading

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The Creative Sympathies of Art and Science: Alan Lightman on What the Exhilarating Mystery of Creative Breakthrough Feels Like – Brain Pickings

An exquisite account of those moments that feel “like a great hand has suddenly grabbed hold and flung you across the surface like a skimming stone.” BY MARIA POPOVA. “The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious,” Einstein … Continue reading

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Between Grace and Fear: The Role of the Arts in a Time of Change

Between Grace and Fear: The Role of the Arts in a Time of Change By William Cleveland and Patricia A. Shifferd This paper stems from the findings of a research project that invited a range of writers, artists, politicians, scientists, … Continue reading

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Watch: Danny MacAskill Does It Again | News from the Field | OutsideOnline.com

Mind blowing.. Scottish cyclist Danny MacAskill, known for viral videos of his otherworldly bike-handling skills, has done it again with “The Ridge.” MacAskill returned to his home of Skye, the remote and rugged northern Scottish island, to shoot a video … Continue reading

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Clear Your Next 10 Minutes Because This Video Could Change How Happy You Are With Your Entire Week

Clear Your Next 10 Minutes Because This Video Could Change How Happy You Are With Your Entire Week. This one day that you have today

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The nature of New Zealanders | Sandysviews

New Zealand is the most beautiful country on earth. Everybody knows that, everybody knows about the incredible ‘nature’ in New Zealand. I’m going to talk about the nature of New Zealanders for a while instead. I posted a tweet a while … Continue reading

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Where it all began…. | Solomigrantchick’s Blog

Where it all began…. | Solomigrantchick's Blog. I happen to really love following the adventures of women who are out there doing it. And a fellow Kiwi even more so! Stunning shots on this one. I’m glad I found it. … Continue reading

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