“We all… apprehend the land imperfectly, even when we go to the trouble to wander in it. Our perceptions are colored by preconception and desire. The physical landscape is an unstructured abode of space and time and is not entirely fathomable; but this does not necessarily put us at a disadvantage in seeking to know it. Believing them to be fundamentally mysterious in their form and color, the varieties of life inherent in them, in the tactile qualities of their soils, the sound of the violent fall of rain upon them, the smell of their buds – believing landscapes to be mysterious aggregations, it becomes easier to approach them.”Barry Lopez
Arctic Dreams (p. 230)
Image – Maya Lin: History of Water by L.A.Bean
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“This film took 300,000 photos, riots, wildfires, paintings in abandoned houses, two years and zero graphics to make. It changed my entire life. Circle of Abstract Ritual began as an exploration of the idea that creation and destruction might be the same thing.” www.jeff-frost.com
“thwarting the endless reproducibility of the photographic image…”
Paintings by Jill Greenberg
Cuban-born Film Artist of the NYC 1960’s Pablo Ferro,
Titles/Graphics sequences & commercials.
Edited by Allen Ferro together with Joy Moore.
uploaded 2008 via ZeesBigNads.
You might not recognize the man, but you’ve probably seen his work: Dr. Strangelove, The Thomas Crown Affair, Bullitt, A Clockwork Orange, Beetlejuice, Stop Making Sense, The Addams Family, Men in Black, Michael Jackson’s music video BEAT IT.
Notable soundtrack bytes of the montage, include:
Michelle Yeoh –
I have been lucky enough to have a chance to read the Crane – Iron Pentalogy in the original Chinese version, which is great literature. The following is an outline of these five novels.
Part I: Crane Frightens KunLun (He Jing Kun Lun)
Part II: Precious Sword, Golden Hairpin (Bao Jian Jin Chai)
Part III: Sword Spirit, Pearl Light (Jian Qi Zhu Guang)
Part IV: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Wo Hu Cang Long)
Part V: Iron Knight, Silver Vase (Tie Qi Yin Ping)
Click Here to read the outline in English: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Novels & Prequel/Sequel
In the late 1960s at the height of his career, Dennis Hopper left Hollywood for artistic bohemia in New Mexico. His daughter looks back on a man in search of free expression and a more contemplative way of life.
Read the full article in the NYT Style Mag: Destiny in Taos.