Category Archives: art

MORI Digital Art Museum

The “borderless” digital art museum in Tokyo is fantastic! I had seen pictures, but didn’t know what to expect, and like many other places I’ve been- the pictures serve as a nice part of the memory of the experience, but … Continue reading

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Daily Post: Praise

I am not an art critic, and would not make a very good one; but I have opinions. I have no praise for this: I don’t understand it. I find it disturbing. But lots of praise for this: and this: … Continue reading

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20 Year Love Affair with Paris

My “love affair” with Paris began 20 years ago. It was a spontaneous decision to visit a place I’ve never been, and on my own traveling to Europe for the first time ever. My previous trip to Europe had been … Continue reading

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My 2015 Travel Review

My first trip in 2015 was to London and Paris in February. I love both cities and didn’t want to decide so I spent time in both places. I started in London. I am a bit of a theatre snob, … Continue reading

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Vienna, Austria 

Tuesday, September 29th was our day in Vienna. This is my 31st new country. I am really enjoying my Viking river cruise. It has been such a great experience and they are the reason I can visit so many countries … Continue reading

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Review: Foundation Louis Vuitton

Go for the building, not for the art. Foundation Louis Vuitton is the latest architectural creation of Frank Gehry.    He also designed the Guggenheim Museum in Bilboa, Spain and the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. I’ve … Continue reading

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Floors and Ceilings of the Hermitage

Disclosure: I think these are all from the Hermitage/Winter Palace in St. Petersburg, but it is possible some could be from other palaces.  Sadly, these recently discovered photos do not appear to be in the order they were originally taken. … Continue reading

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