I've posted Carolyn Forche's lovely reading of Emily Dickinson's 'They Dropped Like Flakes'. Forche read the poem as part of a PBS interview (link to interview included).
Posted Thought for the Day, a quote about fear from Mark Doty's 'The Art of Description: World Into Word':
Today's short is a rough-cut excerpt from "Alive Inside: A Story of Music & Memory", a documentary by Michael Rossato-Bennett. The film demonstrates how music can transform the lives of the elderly and nursing home patients experiencing dementias.
A new edition of All Art Friday is up.
The spotlights include the April Small Works auction at International Arts Movement, Jerry Winick's impressive artworks in pencil, Dutch felt designer Beatrice Waanders, photographer Daniel Kovalovszky, the "Artists: They Just Like Us" site, a Crown Point Press audiocast, and a video in which Alain de Botton speaks on art as therapy.
The roundup highlights exhibitions at New Jersey's Hunterdon Art Museum (group show of…Continue