Thursday, August 28, 2014
Love this beautiful abstract work by painter Eric Blum — lovely depth, colour and form. More of his work here, too.
This week's links. Enjoy.
A Belgian Factory Home
Check out this slide show on Dwell of a former factory in Belgium that's now a modern and colourful family home.
Cindy Sherman's Wigs
Love this. Leanne Shapton recently shot a stop motion animation of the wigs in art photographer Cindy Sherman's studio.
Yoga Hacks: How to Undo the Damage of a Desk Job
Great yoga moves for anyone who works at a desk all day. I'll definitely be doing these.
A Baker's Dozen of the Ripest Food Memoirs
Author Sandra M. Gilbert rounds up 12 of her favourite culinary memoirs, old and new. Perfect summer reading.
Meet the Man Who Invented the Supermodel
A new exhibition at the Victoria and Albert in London looks at the career of photographer Horst P Horst, creator of some of the most legendary fashion images — link takes you to an overview of his extraordinary career.
Female Farmer Project
Via Saveur: "The subjects of Audra Mulkern's photographs are diverse: They're former biologists, artists, journalists, and public administrators. They also have something awesome in common: They're part of a growing group of female farmers." Lovely photos.
W Magazine noticed that more than a few designers took inspiration from art for their fall collections — here they've paired the clothes with the inspiration.
This is a brilliant idea for entertaining from What's Gaby Cooking — tapas style eating featuring a platter or board with grilled bread, vegetables and a good selection of sauces, meats and various cheeses. Guests browse and you enjoy your own party!
(photo from olsson and jensen autumn/winter 2014 lookbook. via my scandinavian home)
Love the colour and texture of these huge cabbages at the farmer's market.
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