The wonderful nightmare

During the opening of Miniartetxtil 2016 - To weave dreams, I also met Gertraud Enzinger, who made a wonderful representation of a nightmare. Now, you may think wonderful and nightmare do not belong in the same sentence, but they do when it comes to art. Why? Because art (visual art in this case) can make… Continue reading The wonderful nightmare

Forkspiration

Last week, I started a class on Coursera. I do that sometimes although for the past two years I haven't been able to finish any of them. It is really not important if I finish this one either because it already inspired me to do something new and I guess that's what I'm looking for… Continue reading Forkspiration

What I learned from Picasso and forgot

I don't like Picasso. I don't like Picasso's cubist paintings... much. I used to say I don't like Picasso... until on time, in high school, I got an assignment for history class to write an essay about him. After I read a biography about Picasso, I couldn't say I don't like him any more and… Continue reading What I learned from Picasso and forgot

Yes, your child can do that too!

Maybe you've heard people say when looking at an artwork that their child or a child could do that too. And they are right. A child can do this. Or even this. They could surely do this. But they probably wouldn't think to do any of it or if they would, their parents would either… Continue reading Yes, your child can do that too!

From fairyland to anything-land

I went on Friday at a gallery in Bucharest I haven't been to before, Galeria Tipografia. It is a place that reminded me of my encounter with the artistic world of Leipzig. Tipografia Gallery is situated in a place that used to be part of a factory, but that it wasn't used any more for… Continue reading From fairyland to anything-land

Inside the Placenta

I already told you about Andrea's art installation "Placenta", but I must also tell you that I was fortunate enough to see it in person. Uhuuu! 😀 It is one of those works that when I see it in a photo I feel like I need "to breathe near it". The funny thing this time is… Continue reading Inside the Placenta