Serenità

Se indugio con occhi sempre nuoviE osservo lo straordinarioRegalo che l’azzurro di acqua e cieloE il rosso il verde il giallo della naturaNon cessano di elargireIntimamente non posso che sentireTanta pace generosamente calarmiAddosso. Even if I can’t keep the acronym, my words more or less mean: If I linger with ever new eyesAnd I observe… Read More Serenità

Symbols

Susanne Katherina Langer (born on 20 December 1895) was an American philosopher of art, who said that:“Art is the objectification of feeling, and the subjectification of nature.” (1)“Art is the creation of forms symbolic of human feeling.” (2) Langer thought that the ability to use symbols underlies all human knowing and understanding and it is… Read More Symbols

Auguste Rodin

René François Auguste Rodin, né à Paris le 12 novembre 1840 et mort à Meudon le 17 novembre 1917, est un important sculpteur français, considéré comme un des pères de la sculpture moderne. ❦ “Je n’invente rien, je redécouvre.”❥ “Pour un artiste, rien dans la nature n’est laid.”❧ “La patience est aussi une forme d’action.”… Read More Auguste Rodin

🍁 A Song for September 🍁

” Sorrow and scarlet leaf,Sad thoughts and sunny weather.Ah me, this glory and this griefAgree not well together! Thomas Parsons, 1880, A Song for September The beauty and sadness of September rendered in a few lines, full of musicality (alliteration and rhymes)  🍂🍁🍂🍁 🍂🍁🍂🍁 🍂🍁🍂🍁 🍂🍁🍂 CANZONE PER SETTEMBRENostalgia e natura vermiglia,radiosità e rimpianti sconsolanti.Ahimè, tanto malessere e… Read More 🍁 A Song for September 🍁