Neither man nor beast, was this what Kafka had in mind? This cartoon by the great James Ensor of the once great resort of Oostende is in the Gent Fine Arts Museum, which I most enjoyed. Dutch art is generally speaking familiar, but cross the border and there’s a whole new collective of ne’er-do-wells requiring mollycoddling. I knew very few of the moderns. I kind of assume that Ensor smoked opium, and that Kafka did not. It’s not the kind of thing you research on a 32K dialup at Wanadoo’s absurd PAYG rate of 4p/min.
Here you may observe two Gent students undergoing transformation into the large insect known popularly as the arsemobile:
- Mosaic as de-/reconstruction
Yesterday the state-approved and -subsidised competition to Baldie Galactic was observed claiming that trencadís was yet more proof of the quite
- FollowTheBaldie.com walk pictures
Over at señorita Charlotte’s place, with a brilliant review, at least if you speak Dutch, which ends “Trevor is THE man
The good, the bad, and the quite ridiculously ugly.
- És tot una mentida (menys l’emoció humana, evidentment)
Aquesta foto d’en Marc, fet per un tub de cartró, és una imitació de Le faux miroir (1935) d’en Magritte, que
- Public brothel advertisements in Girona
Apparently there is a multi-ethnic casa de barrets (hat-house, from the number hanging there) at the top of the John Lennon