pattern in Sanibel 1.12.17

pattern in Sanibel 1.12.17

A couple of weeks ago, I posted about beach artĀ atĀ Sanibel Island, Florida, where I spent the first two weeks of December 2016 with my sweetheart. One of the things I love about visiting a place that's got a different climate from where I live (Madison, Wisconsin) is seeing new and different patterns. Here are pics [...]

colorado art redux, round III 10.13.2016

colorado art redux, round III 10.13.2016

Here's my final installment of the art I saw in Denver last month. Here I am standing outside the Clyfford Still Museum. I didn't know much about Still, and the museum displays not only his artwork, but Still's archives of his letters, sketchbooks, personal items, and more. Apparently Still, an abstract expressionist, "has been credited [...]

colorado art redux, round II 9.29.2016

colorado art redux, round II 9.29.2016

My eldest daughter Elly took me to a super cool art gallery in downtown Denver called The Dikeou Collection. There's no signage for the space, which is on the 5th floor of an old, nondescript office building. According to Wikipedia, "Much of the work in the Dikeou Collection, no matter what medium, aims to reflect [...]

colorado vacay 9.15.2016

colorado vacay 9.15.2016

I spent a couple weeks in Colorado recently. I've been back home sweet home for a week now. Both of my daughters, Elly and Berit, live in Denver. Both in a groovy neighborhood that has everything one could ask for, the highlights from this Wisco Woman being NO mosquitoes and NO humidity. My daughters and [...]