Category Archives: art

Join an international water symposium on U.N. World Water Day, March 22

More than 50 scientists, artists and other professionals will be featured in an international symposium titled “Water Issues Relating to Environmental Landscape Sustainability” on March 22, 2012, designated as International Water Day by the United Nations. Presentations will be made … Continue reading

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Henri Matisse in Tahiti

In 1930, at the ripe age of 60 and inspired by his love for the work of his compatriot Paul Gauguin, the French painter Henri Matisse boarded a steamer in San Francisco. He was bound for Tahiti because of the light. … Continue reading

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A walk in the clouds

These days I’m living with my head in the clouds–almost literally. I am spending the month of February in Lago de Atitlán, Guatemala, a huge volcano-ringed lake so situation in the Mayan highlands that sometimes the airborne moisture gently clusters … Continue reading

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Guest artist: Robert McDowell

If Only Men Truly Listened If only men truly listened To everything their women say. I said, if only men truly listened To everything their women say, Maybe they’d be liberated From the heartbreaking way Their fathers distanced Themselves from … Continue reading

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Guest artist: Veronica Golos

I am always interested in the questions of silence, especially as they pertain to women. The holding of silence as a kind of rebellion, the silence of neglect, fear, and the silence of endings/beginnings. “The Mother” is both about a … Continue reading

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Guest artists: “The Value of Water” at St. John the Divine

In a beautiful convergence of holiness, water and artistic endeavor, the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine on the Upper West Side of Manhattan has just opened a new exhibition called “The Value of Water: Sustaining a Green Planet.” … Continue reading

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Guest artist: Kristine McCallister on Hilaire Hiler

As a color consultant, I was recently asked if I would choose some colors for a fish store/fish counter in Chicago. I received four photographs and was asked to “do something.” I noticed that the photographs all had these huge … Continue reading

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Video of Dr. Masaru Emoto’s July 25 ceremony posted

On July 25, Dr. Masaru Emoto, the “Messenger of Water,” conducted a ceremony at Fukushima, Japan, to send thanks to the waters and to pray for world peace. Previously he had sent out a global call for people to join … Continue reading

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Guest artist: Jennifer Ammann

The waters of breath I can remember a day at the ocean when I was seven.  My father, whose work caused him to travel outside the country and so whose presence was generally intermittent and brief, walked into the water … Continue reading

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A call for worldwide water ceremony July 25 from Dr. Masaru Emoto

Dr. Masaru Emoto, the Japanese “Messenger of Water,” is inviting worldwide participation in a water ceremony planned for July 25, the Day Out of Time in the Mayan calendar. Here is his call. The Ceremony of Sending Love and Gratitude … Continue reading

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