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A Visit To The Arab World Institute In Paris

I love visiting museums – especially ones that are architecturally significant and which periodically have new exhibits.  The Arab World Institute (l’Institute du Monde Arabe in French) in Paris is an amazing museum and one of my favorites. The institute … Continue reading

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Street Performers in Buenos Aires

I snapped this photo of a street performer while visiting Buenos Aires last year.  I really enjoyed watching this woman as well other performance artists while walking the streets of the city.  Very entertaining!  For more pics, click here.

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Viking Boat Sculpture – Iceland

I snapped this shot while walking around Reykjavik – the capital of Iceland.  I was in the country for a friend’s wedding in 1997.  Iceland is a stunning country with so much to see and do.  One of the highlights … Continue reading

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Colossal Sculpture – Athens, Greece

I snapped this shot of a sculpture while visiting Athens in October 2007.  I have no idea if it is a monument or simply just just an avant-garde piece of work.  If you happen to have more info, please reply … Continue reading

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“Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture”

The National Portrait Gallery in Washington, DC recently opened the exhibit: “Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture”. It’s an exhibit of art that celebrates a wide range of sexual identities. Like the Robert Maplethorpe show years ago, it’s controversial.  … Continue reading

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