18 January 2021

04 January 2021

Museum Monday 2021/1


let's start off the new year with God Ganesha, Remover of Obstacles, sculpted in Java over a thousand years ago and now in the Art Institute of Chicago

01 January 2021

Friday Photo 2021/1


there was a crow but it flew away: December 2020, San Leandro California

28 December 2020

Museum Monday 2020/52


a detail of The Massacre of the Innocents by Peter Paul Rubens, which I saw at the Early Rubens exhibit at the Legion of Honor

28 December is the feast of the Holy Innocents; let's take a moment to remember the children separated from their families at our southern border, and that nearly half of our fellow citizens were A-OK with that

25 December 2020

Friday Photo 2020/52


a Nutcracker statue in front of City Hall, San Leandro, California, December 2020

21 December 2020

Museum Monday 2020/51


detail from The Nativity by the Master of the Retable of the Reyes Católicos, now in the Legion of Honor, San Francisco