Sunday, 25 July 2010

The magic of drawing

Hans Holbein the Younger, 1538

What's this?

Images from watercolourwar blog

From It's Bigger Than Hip Hop, a book by M.K. Asante, Jr.:

...The artivist (artist +activist) uses her artistic talents to fight and struggle against injustice and oppression—by any medium necessary. The artivist merges commitment to freedom and justice with the pen, the lens, the brush, the voice, the body, and the imagination. The artivist knows that to make an observation is to have an obligation.
Some links, if you click here
&Definition in Wikipedia

Adlib fashion from Ibiza

Natural fabrics, embroidery, crochet, flounces and traditional lacework...

To know a bit more about Adlib fashion you can visit Ibiza's official tourism website

These photos are from the 2010 fashion show that took place on 17 July this year

Sunday, 11 July 2010

Pompeii painting , Naples Archaelogical Museum



This is painted glass :

+ Sculptures found at the Villa of the Papyri in Herculaneum

Today I really wish I were a good photographer

Interior design in Pompeii



Eros/then Cupid/then Angels

The pub:

This one is outdoors, but it's a motif that could be used more often for decorative purposes:

Pompeii, a truly time-travelling experience