Tag Archives: Wabi Sabi

Pictures from the Var Side

A small break in Provence. Five photographs to represent. Haiku thoughts. Wisteria twisting round the railings of our little balcony; catching a sunset as the islands slip away; a wall of wabi-sabi growth, decay and colour; pretty pastel houses and … Continue reading

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Chicago Notes, 2. Blues

A Sunday morning, Bucktown. B. helps kick it all off. She’s become my lookout for the accidental Rothko paintings made on the walls about towns. Here are some of them; here are some of Chicago’s blues. In order: Bucktown Carwash; … Continue reading

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Posts from the Var Side, 2016 – 1. Found Paintings

Les couleurs du Sud, aside from being a wine brand it seems, emerges as my frame for looking at the land and sea and sky of this place where we find ourselves staying once more. I love finding paintings in these … Continue reading

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Posts from the Var Side, 7th October

MONDAY 7TH OCTOBER 2013 – Monday Blues… … and greens and greeny-blues and pale pinks and yellows and even more blues: from the balcony the town and its colours spread in a low, broad arc; from the old peach hotel … Continue reading

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