the way i see things.

the world through the eyes - and thoughts - of a half-journalist-pseudo-photographer-wannabe-filmmaker in her twenties...

carlosbaila:

Marina Abramovic meets Ulay

“Marina Abramovic and Ulay started an intense love story in the 70s, performing art out of the van they lived in. When they felt the relationship had run its course, they decided to walk the Great Wall of China, each from one end, meeting for one last big hug in the middle and never seeing each other again. At her 2010 MoMa retrospective Marina performed ‘The Artist Is Present’ as part of the show, a minute of silence with each stranger who sat in front of her. Ulay arrived without her knowing it and this is what happened.”

"Nos anos 70, Marina Abramovic viveu uma intensa história de amor com Ulay, realizando performances na van na qual viviam. Quando sentiram que a relação já não valia aos dois, decidiram percorrer a Grande Muralha da China; cada um começou a caminhar de um lado, para se encontrarem no meio, dar um último grande abraço um no outro, e nunca mais se ver. Em 2010, quando Marina já era uma artista consagrada, o MoMa de Nova Iorque dedicou uma retrospectiva a sua obra. Nessa retrospectiva, Marina compartilhava um minuto de silêncio com cada estranho que sentasse a sua frente. Ulay chegou sem que ela soubesse, e foi assim…”

bitchfaceart:

John William Waterhouse, Circe Offering the Cup to Odysseus (1891) Oldham Art Gallery
Apparently Waterhouse liked mythological ladies who weren’t about to take any of your shit.


HAHAHAHAHAHAHA!

bitchfaceart:

John William Waterhouse, Circe Offering the Cup to Odysseus (1891) Oldham Art Gallery

Apparently Waterhouse liked mythological ladies who weren’t about to take any of your shit.

HAHAHAHAHAHAHA!

bitchfaceart:

Constance Marie Charpentier, Melancholy (1801)
So I took the caption from a Text from Last Night…


bitchfaceart.tumblr  :  ”in honor of the muses who are sick of your crap”  <3<3<3

bitchfaceart:

Constance Marie Charpentier, Melancholy (1801)

So I took the caption from a Text from Last Night…

bitchfaceart.tumblr  :  ”in honor of the muses who are sick of your crap”  <3<3<3

Fotografia e pensamento têm poderes intoxicantes ou curativos. E tudo é uma questão de dose, uma questão de aplicabilidade, que requer a compreensão do funcionamento da substância…
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Photography and thought have curative or intoxicant powers. And it is all a matter of dose, a question of applicability, which requires an understanding of the functioning of the substance…
Marcia Tiburi, em Diálogo/fotografia