Monthly Archives: May 2015
centuriespast: 波濤図屏風 Rough WavesArtist: Ogata Kōrin (Japanese, 1658–1716)Period: Edo period (1615–1868)Date: ca. 1704–9Culture: JapanMedium: Two-panel folding screen; ink, color, and gold leaf on paper The Met
thunderstruck9: Robert Bordo (Canadian, b. 1949), The Point, 2009. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in.
willbrant: ravi shankar. i can think of no other non-western musical figure who is a household name. not only was he a master musician of the art of the hindustani raga, but he was a renown cultural ambassador. it seems … Continue reading