I have had a busy Autumn as we head into winter and as the days grow colder we see the lacy lines of trees and plants more clearly 'etched against the skies' and shadows of trees strongly cast against the sides of buildings. I was delighted to exhibit in Memory Cloth at the Museum of Kantfabriek in the Netherlands. This exhibition included installations along a collective theme of lace and textiles with the artists Glenys Mann (who originally devised the exhibition), Els Van Baarle, Cherilyn…
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Treasures of the Museum
Australia’s Museum Victoria celebrates 150 years of public life with a handsome volume highlighting some of its most treasured objects. Written largely by muse
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THE FIRST MENTAL HEALTH FACILITY IN AMERICA
THE FIRST MENTAL HEALTH FACILITY IN AMERICA Did you ever wonder who took responsibility for, or treated, the mentally ill during the Colonial era? At that time, either family members or the parish church oversaw their care. However, if the individual could not be controlled, and if they were thought to be harmful to themselves or a menace to others, they were often jailed or sent to a poorhouse. While there was a hospital in Philadelphia run by the Quakers that established a wing for the…
Anne-Line Drocourt – Écrivez Moi En Prose Dans Le Bois D’Agar (PoemOnTrial_Dareen Tatour) written by : Anne-Line Drocourt label: #PoemOnTrial by Dareen Tatour release date: November 11th, 2018 link:...
Gothic Charm School: pretty things
For those of you interested in horror movies, I highly recommend the documentary Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror on Shudder. It’s amazing and fascinating.
A word on words
“There is something about words. In expert hands, manipulated deftly, they take you prisoner. Wind themselves around your limbs like spider silk, and when you are so enthralled you cannot move, they pierce your skin, enter your blood, numb your...