Added by Maureen E. Doallas on December 22, 2012 at 8:50am — No Comments
This week's Saturday Sharing leads you to and then away from the Shakespearean Insulter, into the realm of color, alien civilizations, and origami bonsai. You might find the Infinite Atlas a help.
Today's poem, "Eggplant, Pepper, and Onion", is inspired by a prose piece by L.L. Barkat.
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on September 25, 2012 at 6:30am — No Comments
I've posted a new poem, "Southern Dream Catcher", inspired by bottle trees.
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on June 19, 2012 at 6:20am — No Comments
For those who want to learn the "grammar" of color to avoid visual mistakes, Richard (Dick) Nelson, creator of the color matrix, has created a wonderful video that I've included in today's post.
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on May 31, 2012 at 6:21am — No Comments
Today's new edition of All Art Friday spotlights the online exhibition "Uncertain Futures: Americans and Science Fiction in the Early Cold War Era"; Georgetown University Library's acquisition of Rosemary Feit Covey wood engravings; Taos's celebration of women; artist interviews at BOMB magazine; and a Light and Color video.
The roundup spotlights the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts's exhibition "Maharaja: The Splendors of India's Great Kings"; a group show at Institute of Contemporary…Continue
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 27, 2012 at 6:53am — No Comments
Today's Wednesday Wonder is artist, musician, and performer Neil Harbisson. Harbisson also is a self-described "sonochromatic cyborg", that is, he "hears" colors. Included in my profile of Harbisson is a video in which Harbisson explains how he uses the colors he hears, and an example of one of his musical compositions.…Continue
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 4, 2012 at 6:30am — No Comments
I've posted "Looking for Meaning in Red", a new poem for this month's Random Acts of Poetry prompt:
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on February 21, 2012 at 6:56am — No Comments
I have two posts up today. The first, "Pressing It", is my response to the 16th prompt for the #Trust30 online writing initiative. That poem is here:
The second post is a trio of poems, "Blue Riffs", answering Every Day Poems' call for catalog-and-color poems:…Continue
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on June 15, 2011 at 10:07am — No Comments
I'm participating in the Picture Prompt Challenge at One Stop Poetry. My poem, inspired by an image by Rob Hanson, is titled "The Color Purple":
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on June 5, 2011 at 11:39am — No Comments