Tag Archive for memory

French Expressions Playfully Illustrated (6 pics)

Claire Colin  is revisiting our favorite French expressions in this playful illustrated series of postcards.  Avoir un coeur d’artichaut (to fall in love easily) , avoir une memoire de poisson rouge (to have a memory of a goldfish) , la cerise sur le gateau (cherry on top) , avoir un chat dans la gorge (to have a frog in one’s throat) , avoir un cheveu sur la langue (to have a lisp) , verser des larmes de crocodile (cry crocodile tears) , decocher une fleche en plein coeur ( Cupid’s arrow strikes you directly in the heart ) ou encore avoir le coeur sur la main (to be generous) .

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French Expressions Playfully Illustrated (6 pics)

The Open Window (6 pics)

vente-privee is behind the organization of anew exhibition highlighting art, creation, video and digital : “The Open Window” .  This exhibition will be broadcasted on the Verone facade, the new vente-privee’s building, located in the north suburb of Paris.

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The Open Window (6 pics)

Romantic Memories of a Berlin Trip (7 pics)

Stella Lydaki is a Greek photographer currently based in Amsterdam. Her series Days in Berlin is a poetic reflection of her sojourn in the city. Bathed in soft light, Lydaki says of the project: “A spontaneous romantic trip with a stranger man.

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Romantic Memories of a Berlin Trip (7 pics)

Architectural Memories by Kim Cogan (14 pics)

The well-known painter  Kim Cogan  is exposing at the Hashimoto Contemporary of San Francisco. In the spotlight, his “Flashback” series. This one dwells on the architectural memories of the artist and generates the viewer’s nostalgia.

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Architectural Memories by Kim Cogan (14 pics)

Ayar Kuo Describes Her Childhood in Yakutia (9 pics)

“This is a photo-fairytale about the memory, the most vivid recollections of every person, about the most valuable, genuine and sincere things, about something that may not succumb to any influences, changes and destruction.” Ayar Kuo   says about her work Sandaara.

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Ayar Kuo Describes Her Childhood in Yakutia (9 pics)

Back on the Roger Moore Career as James Bond (8 pics)

British actor Roger Moore just passed away at the ages of 89. He stays in memories as the famous James Bond. He played the iconic MI6 secret agent in seven movies of the saga : Live and Let Die , The Man with the Golden Gun , The Spy who Loved Me , Moonraker , For Your Eyes Only , Octopussy , A View to a Kill .

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Back on the Roger Moore Career as James Bond (8 pics)

Repurposed Antique Dishware Sandblasted Into Bas-Relief Sculptures by Caroline Slotte (7 pics)

From the series Tracing, 2015. Reworked second hand ceramics. O 24 cm Collection West Norway Museum of Decorative Art, Bergen (N) Trying to imagine the original state of these rough-edged antique plates is part of the intention behind these sculptures by Helskini-based artist Caroline Slotte ( previously ), whose artworks often involve aspects of memory and the physical reduction of objects while still retaining the original meaning.

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Repurposed Antique Dishware Sandblasted Into Bas-Relief Sculptures by Caroline Slotte (7 pics)