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paint, sculpt, draw, install, conceptualize, in public , in private et cetera

Diptych

1) Marguerite is my neighbor although I’ve only met her once or twice;2) Jesse her daughter I’ve not quite met, but I know her husband, her kids and her mother in law;Good luck Jesse Fletcher Ladomirak running for School Board! … Continue reading

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David Foster Wallace on Roger Federer: nearly 14 years ago

Annealed knees  

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Bill Frisell epistrophy

Not sure what the word means but it says “Monk” to me and thanks Bill for posting this video.

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Richter, Serra, Ruscha

    I’m also wondering about: Manifestoes including Cate Blanchett as 15 different artists, Rose B Simpson driving her El Camino Maria down our El Camino from Menlo Park El Palo Alto to San Jose and filming in two directions … Continue reading

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‘O Sleepless as the river under thee, Vaulting the sea, the prairies’ dreaming sod, Unto us lowliest sometime sweep, descend; And of the curveship lend a myth to God’

We are approaching the centennial of Hart Crane’s epic “Bridge”. Contemporaneous depiction of Brooklyn Bridge, new to me as of Emma Acker’s “Precisionist” show at the DeYoung Museum in 2018: Quirky and superficial but I did correspond with my former … Continue reading

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Lions With Wings logo reveal

By Queen Sara Saturday:

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Should the new Palo alto police headquarters be reviewed in the light of Black Lives Matter and coronavirus?

Should the new Palo alto police headquarters be reviewed in the light of Black Lives Matter and coronavirus? The answer is yes of course. I wrote separately about my dismay that the bureaucracy arbitrarily cut the guts out of the … Continue reading

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Many of the Zomba men know who is Messi, but Ed Sheeran hell no (Ian Brennan, 2019)

(Not sure who the Zomba men are but you have me curious…rrr n)

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Robertson, Basirico, Carpio work in progress, Palo Alto, June, 2020

Black Lives Matter mural, artists at work, a week ago:

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Plastic Alto welcomes Robert Syrett pop up flash art flash menagerie and suite

Robert made a couple posters for Earthwise, back when he worked for Gil. Then one day he was evicted from his apartment and I agreed to take on a suite of works on paper, that I imagined selling out of … Continue reading

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