Friday, June 01, 2012

Heidegger Earth

 As I was walking up on this hay field that naturally reminded me of a specific artist, 

I looked down and saw the dark black earth that is a result of many years of the Vadi Falic marshes in the Sharon. This soil is in dark contrast to the light red soil of the Sharon plain around here.  It also immediately reminded me of Heidegger "Earth" concept with all its implications....

Sunday, May 27, 2012

Lemon on Plate

 Manet Edouard The Lemon 1880

As lemons are a favorite subject for my still lifes, I was naturally delighted to discover this painting by Manet this morning...