Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Fave Findings of 2009 Part II

(Roni Horn)

(Shary Boyle)

(Anna Lea Hucht)

(Andrew Cranston)

(Angel Otero)

(Tsuguharu Foujita)

(Eric Timothy Carlson)

(Noemie Goudal)

(Adrian Ghenie)

(William O'Brien)

(Lars Monrad Vaage)

(Jaimie Warren)

(Alex Harding)

(Matthew Monahan)

(Nick van Woert)

(Matthew Offenbacher)

(Song Kun)

(Mary Judge)

(Andrzej Zielinski)

(Stephen Appleby Barr)

(Michael Borremans)

(James Hyde)

(Dutch book covers)

(Leslie Shows)

(Lars Teichmann)

(Caro Suerkemper)

(Eileen Maxson)

Sunday, December 20, 2009

Fave Findings of 2009 Part I

(in random order)

1. 'Pirate Radio / The Boat That Rocked'

2. Bottin 'Horror Disco'

3. Lynda Barry

4. Komar and Melamid's 'Most Unwanted Song(s)'

5. Vintage dogs in clothes

6. Ennio Morricone - "Muscoli Di Velluto" (1964)

7. Lauren Palmor's blog 'The Art Object'

8. 'Bambi - Extras, starring Ian McKellen'

9. The Makeup Gallery (women in film and all their special effects/makeup) (I keep rediscovering this site!)

10. Miette's Bedtime Story Podcast

11. PRI's Selected Shorts Podcast

12. 'Star Wars/Dallas Opening'

13. Cheburashka

14. 'Kermit - Initials BB'

15. "According to a case described in the medical journal Sleep Medicine, a 44-year-old sleepwalker logged onto her computer and emailed out party invitations to friends" (read entire article)

16. The Drawing Groupies

17. "An anthropological introduction to Youtube" by cultural anthropologist Michael Wesch (via)

18. Jeff Goldblum

19. Barbara Harris

20. Dancing Werewolves

21. 'Pontypool'

22. Phillip Lopate's 'Against Joie de Vivre'

23. The lost paintings of Bruno Schulz

24. 'The Man Who Laughs' (1928)

25. Aida Ruilova at the Walter Phillips Gallery

26. mini essays - The Ross Sisters, Nina Hagen, and Elaine Stritch

27. remembering a book I didn't like

28. 'it-narratives' and 'thing theory'

29. Malcolm McDowell

30. Empire of the Sun 'We Are The People'

(to be continued)

Wednesday, December 09, 2009

found: even more beautiful Dutch book covers and prints (source)

found: the most beautiful book covers on earth!

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(these were just in the first few pages - here are MORE.)