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rue du refuge 13002 marseille

March 30, 2011
blogrefuge

mon ancien atelier, 2 rue du refuge, still my internet address, i include it in my aix blog because of that number 2, it is where my intent has been most clear, history has it that a property was purchased by the city in 1647 to house prostitutes for reeducation, still a place of transformation

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coincidence

March 30, 2011

2 rue des bremondis, there are no meaningless coincidences, for me, they are messages, signs, confirmation, conscious coordinates, leading to the other side of rumi’s curtain

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22 jacques de la roque

March 30, 2011

my first apartment in aix, attending the institute, marchutz, the door happens to be open

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iau, 2 bis rue du bon pasteur

March 30, 2011

there have been lots of 2’s in my life. i did not realize how many until i passed a door in aix and began to think symbolically about the differences between aix and marseille and my intent in each location, la porte, n. fem. an entrance to a space, protection when closed, le port, n. […]

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souvenir

March 30, 2011

not a small object, a memory, rosemary, for remembrance

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illusion

March 25, 2011

it’s not the mountain  is it

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le frise

March 24, 2011

my hair is pixie short, even so it is curling upward. i attribute the phenomenon to the frise i bought in the market last week, have been eating it with everything, bread farinoman, wood fire roasted beets, gorgonzola, apricots, merguez, figuettes, finally finished it last night and that’s when it started. everything’s connected, i’m convinced

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don’t paint the mountain

March 24, 2011

everyone here says it, general opinion. it’s been done, Cezanne’s motive, a testament to his perseverance and genius, to try is a potential affront to history, making a muck of the mountain is embarrassing, the mountain is elusive at times disappearing into the sky without a trace, but painting the mountain is an attempt to […]

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detail

March 12, 2011

the image is a detail from a canvas that has survived the trash for two days, rain is predicted for tomorrow and i am thinking that i may fool around indoors with color and composition, then i will throw it in the trash or maybe not, i love to keep work that has shown me […]

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artist, noun

March 11, 2011

webster, a person skilled in one of the fine arts, wikipedia, a practioner in the visual arts, oxford english, one who cultivates one of the fine arts, anonymous, one who looks, i like this definition best of all, it is expansive and at the same time more precise than any i have come across, and […]

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