What an incredible artist.
I just love Purple Rain
New York Times: Prince: In Memoriam
In 1993 Christina Beckenäs founded The Academy of Symbolism in Art. Read more: http://symbolisminart.com. As a symbolist Christina believe that art apprehends more absolute truths which could only be accessed indirectly. Thus, the painted and sculptured scenes from nature, human activities, and all other real world phenomena in a highly metaphorical and suggestive manner. The paintings and sculptures provide particular images or objects with esoteric attractions.On this blog you can read about Christina and other artists´works of art, interesting ideas and cultural events. Pax Profundis! Pax Cultura!
While we do the dishes, cleaning, blogging, eating, socializing with friends and relatives etc. We can give a thought to and act for Africa - without guilt with compassion.
I light a candle to express my deepest condolences and sorrow for the families and loved ones of those injured and killed in Norway.
Lyrics Neil Young "Light a Candle":
..."It´s a chance to give new meaning to every move we make,
In the caverns, in the caves, where we come from.
Instead of cursing the darkness,
Light a candle for where we´re going,
There´s something ahead, worth looking for"...
Image: detail "Mother of the World"/C.Beckenäs
Follows the events in Libya & Japan, with sadness and a quiet hope that disarters (on seperate planes), do lead to good solutions.
Lighting my Candle... Do You?
YouTube: Light a Candle/Neil Young http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wDV18aOri6M