Life’s Triangulation

I have been holding back from posting this picture as I wished to find the right words to express the profundity of what I felt and witnessed when I was honored to be asked to tour what will be our new National Arts Center. Writing should never wait for the writer. I should and shall …
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Color Heist

Only a few days after I am stumped by the glory of a Toronto Nail salon’s astute use of color, I see Patricia Urquiola is at it again: her newest carpet creation is the sum total of every trend going and yet an instant classic. Presented at Salone Del Mobile in Milan this month it …
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A Soul Unmasked

Walking into this room at the back of the house overlooking the cascading stairs towards Rodin’s gardens, you are met by two life size, perfect and perfectly naked men. I grew up in museums and so naked men abounded in my early life. I favored Greek Statuary, found Roman to be a bit stiffer, but …
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These Are My Friends

It was difficult to explain to my daughter why I had to see these paintings again and who, not what, they were to me. Each one had a significance to me as a child, a memory. When I saw them again, it was as if I saw myself as a child seeing them. It all …
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