Are you with Picasso?
When the great artist, Picasso, creator of Guernica, first visited the caves at Lascaux in France to see the paintings of our ancestors, he said, “We have learned nothing in thirty thousand years.” What did he mean? Of course, he was astounded by the brilliant artistry, but he was also struck by humankind’s lack […]
Photography ~ To Capture a Moment in Time
#photography #art #BerniceAbbott #DorotheaLange #JacquesHenriLartigue #TrilogyofRemembrance #time #philosophy What is it about photography that gets people talking about TIME? We ask ~ Is there a past, present and future? Are they all really one? Does time even exist or is it just a figment of our imagination? A convenient way of thinking about and measuring […]
WELCOME ~ Art, Literature and The Examined Life
#art #literature #examined life Art, Literature and the Examined Life Welcome to… The MARY E. MARTIN TRILOGIES BLOG —the place for thought provoking ideas and lively discussion about art, literature and the examined life. Hope you’ll subscribe to this blog. Just fill in the form to your right. Why? If you love… […]
LIFE IS TO LAUGH.
Is your painting giving you a message? Does your short story slyly reveal something you’ve never thought of—consciously and is it perhaps embarrassing? I think I’ve just learned something about the creative process. If you watch the video, you might just see. I really think I learned something about the creative process in […]
Is Cyberspace a Real Place?
Back in time: I, Alexander Wainwright visit that famous painter Edward Hopper. Is cyberspace a real place where people from any time and place can meet? Amazing! I feel so light, as if I could fly! Is this time travel? While I’ve been able to travel about in this world which is your world, […]