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June 2012 Blog Posts (22)

Purposefulness



Dance Of Fire » by SarThePhotographer)



« Purposefulness » is the first of a series of short segues that I have put together in the hopes of joining existing compositions into one continuous piece of music.

In order to preserve the surprise, I won't disclose the…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 29, 2012 at 2:37 — No Comments

In The Taste Of The Day (The Idler part 1)



(detail from one of my old kindergarten paintings)



The Idler was born of a combination of concepts discovered while exploring various domains of knowledge during the second half of the 1990s and the beginning of the 2000s.

« The idler who does not arise when it is time to arise, who is full of sloth though young and strong, who…
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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 28, 2012 at 1:42 — No Comments

The Al-Mutanabbi Street Coalition is seeking an additional 12 artists' book makers

The Al-Mutanabbi Street Coalition is seeking an additional 12 artists' book makers for its project, An Inventory of Al-Mutanabbi Street. We are seeking the very best people that we can find who will provide us with artists' book responses to the 2007 car bombing of al-Mutanabbi Street in Baghdad. We have an extensive exhibition schedule that will start in 2013, one that includes the U.S., the UK., Europe, Australia, and Cairo, Egypt. This call will run from July 1st - July 30th, 2012. We…

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Added by Sarah Bodman on June 27, 2012 at 2:53 — No Comments

Dam (The Dam part 4)



Painting of the Zola dam near Aix-en-Provence in France » by Paul Cézanne)



The fourth movement of « The Dam » is entitled simply « Dam. » In the storyline, this is when the obstacle is recognized and the…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 26, 2012 at 5:15 — No Comments

Outgrow



Morpho emerging from its chrysalis » by Thomas Bresson)



That which you can't abide

Embrace as if a friend

Once you two have allied

No thing will make you bend



That which you can't escape

Welcome as a teacher

You will never espouse

More talented…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 25, 2012 at 12:19 — No Comments

The Threshold Bookcast : Chapter 18 : Lightning Strikes





Chapter 18 : Lightning Strikes



Richard Ramsay is the star of the eighteenth episode of The Threshold Series, the concluding chapter of « 2206 : Window Onto A New World. »



We find the veteran politician staring outwards from a window of the sky lounge of his private yacht, musing about the weather, while on a visit…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 23, 2012 at 9:57 — No Comments

In The Vortex (revisited - with poetry)



Scylla by William Pye » by mira66)







« In The Vortex » is an energetic instrumental put together while toying with ideas leftover from « Informaëlstrom » and « Leftoverturned. »…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 22, 2012 at 3:05 — No Comments

Rapids (The Dam part 3)



Stromschnelle » by Gerhard Rießbeck)



In « Rapids, » the third part of « The Dam, » the protagonist/narrator is being carried from a mostly disappointing river straight into an heretofore…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 19, 2012 at 11:37 — No Comments

Asking For A Miracle (revisited - with poetry)



The Miraculous Draft of Fishes » - Artist Unknown - photography by TTaylor)



« Asking For A Miracle » is a short instrumental arranged for acoustic instruments, and written in a time of…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 17, 2012 at 8:46 — No Comments

The Threshold Bookcast : Chapter 17 : Where Will You Be





Chapter 17 : Where Will You Be



The central character of this week's instalment of The Threshold Series is Rahu Lüli, the young cenobite from Kõrgus.



At the beginning of the chapter, the teenager is getting ready to leave the monastery, and he ponders the events that have led him to believe that he has found the…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 16, 2012 at 12:29 — No Comments

Waking In Heaven







Dante and Beatrice gaze upon the highest Heaven » by Gustave Doré)




« Waking In Heaven » is a short instrumental about learning to trust life and allowing it to do its thing so we can end up where we belong, healed, hopeful, happy, and in love with… Continue

Added by Christopher Stewart on June 15, 2012 at 2:44 — No Comments

rinfrescarte

RinfrescARTE

Artisti italiani e stranieri partecipano insieme in un grande esposizione dedicata all'estate

presso la Galleria d’arte Vista in Via Ostilia 41 e 43 Roma situata a pochi metri dal Colosseo !…

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Added by ilariapergolesi on June 15, 2012 at 0:40 — No Comments

Source (The Dam part 1)



Source de la Moselle à Bussang » by Didier Misson)



« The Dam » is a 22-minute long suite in 8 movements that uses the metaphor of water flowing from source to ocean to illustrate the process that we affectionately refer to as…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 14, 2012 at 12:48 — No Comments

Great blog post by Doug Spowart about exhibition at Redland Gallery (near Brisbane)

This is a great post by Doug about the current exhibition Life's Journeys at Redland Art Gallery.

http://wotwedid.wordpress.com/2012/06/10/lifes-journey-artists-book-exhibition-redland-art-gallery/

Added by Robert Heather on June 12, 2012 at 13:47 — No Comments

Uncoiling I



Tobyo » from the Bakemono-Dukushi - Unknown Artist)…



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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 12, 2012 at 7:09 — No Comments

The Threshold Bookcast : Chapter 16 : The Solid Time Of Change





Chapter 16 : The Solid Time Of Change



The sixteenth chapter of « 2206 : Window Onto A New World » features the scientific facilities of Veshtar, and revolves around Bernard Sturn.



At the end of an all-nighter, weary of responding to video emails, the famous space engineer takes a break to rest his eyes, and…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 9, 2012 at 7:45 — No Comments

The theory and history of the artist book

The UNED (Spanish National University of Distance Learning) presents the following course as part of the Continuing University Education academic calendar 2011-2012.

The program will take place in the days preceding the inauguration of the fair. For university student the course is 1 credit hour and will take place during 10 hours (approximately) over 3 days. The course will be directed and coordinated by one of the UNED professors and will count on the counsel and collaboration of…

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Added by FERIA MASQUELIBROS on June 8, 2012 at 19:19 — No Comments

Reinfused





« Reinfused » is basically a rehash of outtakes and already presented material. This comparatively short instrumental piece with an emphasis on shifting time and forward movement is intended to suggest a surge of energy that allows the removal of obstacles which prevent progress, and thus permits a successful completion.

Here is the related poetry :

Tell…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 8, 2012 at 3:47 — No Comments

Position Vacant in Melbourne. Australia

Suitable applicants are invited to apply for position of GENERAL MANAGER Print Council of Australia



This is a 3day/week position based in Fitzroy, Melbourne.



The position of GM is a great opportunity to step into and grow a vibrant national NFP, visual arts organisation with full support and guidance provided by a national Management Committee.



The PCA boasts 1300 members across all states

For Position Description see listing on PCA…

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Added by Robert Heather on June 6, 2012 at 10:53 — No Comments

The Winged Life



The Winged Man » by Odilon Redon)



« The Winged Life » takes its name from William Blake's poem « Eternity » :



He who binds himself to a joy

Does the winged life…
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Added by Christopher Stewart on June 5, 2012 at 4:26 — No Comments

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