There are years that ask questions and years that answer. — Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God (via larmoyante)

William Eggleston | Eggleston Portfolio

Photograph by William Eggleston—Eggleston Artistic Trust, Courtesy Gagosian Gallery
On view from October 26 - December 21, 2013 at Gagosian Gallery, New York: William Eggleston, “At Zenith”

During a 1978 road trip from Georgia to Tennessee, Eggleston photographed the sky from the car window using an early instant camera. The resulting images evoked small fragments of classical frescoes. The following day, he lay on the ground and continued to shoot the sky above. “At Zenith” brings together fifteen pigment prints from the Wedgwood Blue cloud series, in which Eggleston takes celestial zenith—the point of sky directly overhead—as his exclusive subject. These meditative images of wispy clouds interspersed with cerulean blue are painterly variations on a universal theme that has inspired artists from John Constable to Gerhard Richter. The photographs represent a broadening of Eggleston’s quotidian subjects—an exploratory, sky-gazing caesura within the lush panorama of his oeuvre.

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The semester is over. I’m taking back my dreams. Fuck capitalism. 


Françoise Hardy (1963), Ronald Traeger

So I went to see Danny Brown yesterday.



Sonic Youth in Tokyo


woody allen.