Callaway Gardens is located in Pine Mountain, Georgia, on 6,500 acres. It was founded in 1952 to promote and protect native azalea species. Today, Callaway Gardens features a wide variety of recreational attractions including a large enclosed butterfly habitat and butterfly center, and a wide variety of cultivars and native plants.(viaTumbleOn)
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Animation of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Coonley Playhouse stained glass
Only if he was a painter today, he’d paint that woman talking on her cell phone
Alexander Calder was born today in 1898. The existentialist philosopher Jean–Paul Sartre praised Calder’s mobiles, describing them as “lyrical invention.”
[Alexander Calder. Untitled. 1939.]
This week at MoMA: palm readings & Polke, Toulouse-Lautrec opens, Thao (from The Get Down Stay Down), and more!
[Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. “La Troupe de Mademoiselle Églantine (Mademoiselle Églantine’s Troupe).” 1896.]
Graffiti that blends in with surrounding trees? Oh, you mean “Graffitrees”
There seems to be an emerging trend within the graffiti world. Where priority use to be focused on making the artwork shout out loud, some street artists like Polish artist Natalia Rak, Lithuanian artist Ernest Zacharevic and French street artist Vinie Graffiti take into consideration what’s occupying the site they have in mind and how do they go about making their artwork co-exist with what’s already living and breathing there. As these examples show, some are so tongue-in-cheek you don’t wanna leave, pun or not.
Finn is hanging out with me in the Man Cave while I type up my master’s thesis paper
Not sure if he is helping or distracting….. either way, male bonding is taking place.
That looked like fun
James Brown - It’s a Man’s World
… not only is this song a monster of cool, it also happens to be in my low-down-no-good-opinion very, very true in its core sentiment, ‘… it wouldn’t mean nothing … ‘