Hölderlin à la tour par Heather Dohollau

a poem about birds and hands and shadows (from Seule enfance, 1978) Les oiseaux intermittents Les champs toujours là en face Les mots voltigent, reviennent Le touchent, il tend la main Et les pose doucement Les uns à côté des autres Ils disent des choses très simples Comme la musique L’eau est calme L’ombre de […]

community: art: ghada amer’s personal pleasures

(KSKC, 2005. via brooklynmuseum.org) Ghada Amer is primarily known for working with themes of love, women, and sexuality. Her works have popularly been interpreted as urging women to own their sexuality, to revel in it rather than hide it, or hide from it. Ghada Amer is most famous for her embroidered paintings in which she […]