Tag Archives: Contemporary Art

Finding Art and Meaning in Hoarding

Eliminating most of my material possessions before setting off to live my life on the road left me with much lower tolerance for clutter and hoarding.  My chest used to feel tight and heavy when I thought about my parents’ … Continue reading

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Snake, Snake, Snake: Happy New Year!

I had an action packed week in Sydney, culminating in a sailing excursion around the harbor yesterday.  It was so much fun and so busy that I didn’t get to post anything about it during the week.  Last Sunday I … Continue reading

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Double Take at the White Rabbit Gallery

I had the most fascinating visit to the White Rabbit Gallery yesterday.  This gallery in the Chippendale neighborhood of Sydney houses Chinese contemporary art from a private collection.  I found out that the current exhibition was closing this Sunday so … Continue reading

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Urban Art Festival: Ron English in Buenos Aires

I thought the weather was beginning to cool down a bit, but this weekend we were back to hot and humid summer conditions here in Buenos Aires.  The heat kept me away from watching a polo match Saturday afternoon; I … Continue reading

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Dinner, Art, and a TV Show?

There are dozens of puerta cerrada (closed-door) restaurants in Buenos Aires and in the last four weeks I tried two Asian ones, Cocina Sunae and Casa Mun with mixed feelings and results.  On Friday I went to my third such … Continue reading

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