THE MYTHOLOGY OF LOST ART

“What the Photograph reproduces to infinity has occurred only once: the Photograph mechanically repeats what could never be repeated existentially.” ― Roland Barthes, Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography With an infinity of images at our fingertips, how has the value of the original work of art evolved/devolved? I’ve just finished The Gardner Heist, one of the most thrilling books I’ve read in quite some time. Reading the book has gotten me thinking a lot about… Read More →

Protected Spaces /// Spaces That Protect

  Went on a lovely camping/exploring trip to Guerneville, CA last weekend and enjoyed the way California looks. It’s a bizarre aesthetic all filled with greens, browns, yellows and blues. It was sad to see so many National parks closed down for the season, or just barred off. Armstrong Forest had a sign in the bathroom stating, “paper towels will no longer be provided in this bathroom due to budget… Read More →