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a curated collection of art. film, architecture, dance - it's all fair game. non-digital pieces are slightly altered to account for aberrations.

"The Dirty Room", Albert Gonzalez, 2009 

A young man’s rise from depression and a cleansing of life. For Gonzalez’s Youtube channel, click here. 

Almond Blossom, Vincent van Gogh, 1890 

Theo van Gogh, Vincent’s close friend and brother, wrote to Vincent of the birth of his son, who he named after the artist. Van Gogh created this masterpiece of blossoming branches against the blue sky, and was meant as a gift it to his younger brother and his wife. The almond tree blooms early, signifying the coming Spring - the birth - and, subsequently, the new life in Theo’s world. 

The Fighting Termeraire, J. M. W. Turner, 1839

The 98-gun ship ‘Temeraire’ played a distinguished role in Nelson’s victory at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805, after which she was known as the ‘Fighting Temeraire’. The ship remained in service until 1838 when she was decommissioned and towed from Sheerness to Rotherhithe to be broken up…(more)

For the use of this piece in Skyfall, see here