Tag Archives: Sculpture

Weekly Photo Challenge: SILHOUETTE

I’m sure there are lots of blogger-photographers who are just tickled by this challenge! Alas, I’m not one of them. So far as I’m concerned, a photo in silhouette (taken by me) is simply a photo badly exposed.  A mistake. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: ESCAPE (2)

Chanticleer Garden, in Wayne PA, is a very special place. You already saw one enchanting corner of it the other day, here. The sprawling grounds are gorgeously landscaped and studded everywhere with sweeps of jewel-like flowers. Everywhere is beauty, everywhere … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: SILHOUETTE (2)

Twilight falling, an example of minimalism in silhouette at the Currier Art Museum, New Hampshire:

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Weekly Photo Challenge: FREE SPIRIT (2)

The sculptor sculpted her, but but it was the free-spirited model who smiled the smile: Dear God! how beauty varies in nature and art. In a woman the flesh must be like marble; in a statue the marble must be … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: MERGE (4)

Looking rather like a formidable steel-leaf palm tree, this kinetic sculpture at the Currier Museum of Art was caught by a rising wind: and the steel fronds of the two palm fans encountered each other, not with a clash, but … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: TWO SUBJECTS (3)

Another duality from the museum world: Here a splendid bust, “Exhibit A,” confidently faces the public, presiding over (forgotten in?)  a room torn apart in the process of preparing a whole new exhibit. Order and chaos at the Clark Art … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Hot (2)

Here’s an obligatory “hot” response — Dried chili peppers hanging in an outdoor art and sculpture gallery in Tubac, south of Tucson:  and then, the Curried Red Lentil Soup you can break a bit of dried chile into while you’re … Continue reading

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