Le lacrime di Leonardo

“Le lacrime vengono dal cuore e non dal cervello” (Leonardo Da Vinci) “Tears come from the heart and not from the brain” “Les larmes viennent du coeur et pas du cerveau” Immagine: Leonardo da Vinci – Testa femminile con lo sguardo rivolto verso il basso – Firenze, Gabinetto Disegni e Stampe degli Uffizi – (Leonardo’s_Head_of_a_Woman,_1475-80_Uffizi,_Public_Domain)

Burroughs

William S. Burroughs, a central member of the Beat Generation and an avant-garde author, died on 2 August 1997.In this short film was shot in 1990 by Gus Van Sant (best known as the director of films like Good Will Hunting) the author recites his poem “Thanksgiving Prayer”.The poem had been published the previous year… Read More Burroughs

Man Ray’s Tears

Larmes, or Glass Tears is a famous photograph by Man Ray, a black and white image that looks almost like a film still (which demonstrates his interest in cinematic narrative). The model was an unnamed can-can dancer and the photo is an extreme close-up of her eyes and mascara-coated lashes looking upward in distress, while… Read More Man Ray’s Tears

💜 Amicizia 💙 Friendship 💜

  💙  Un caro saluto e un abbraccio a tutti i miei amici   💙 Oggi in particolare, perché il 30 luglio, ricorre la Giornata Internazionale dell’Amicizia  (International Day of Friendship) , istituita dall’Assemblea Generale delle Nazioni Unite nel 2011 – anche se alcune nazioni la celebrano in date diverse. L’ Assemblea Generale riconoscendo l’importanza dell’amicizia… Read More 💜 Amicizia 💙 Friendship 💜