Monthly Archives: January 2012

Renaissance Portraits at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

  Went to the see the remarkable Renaissance portraits at the Met yesterday, and stayed with them for a long time –the hair, the clothes, the glamour.  Regarding art history, I’m a layperson. So I  recognize that my understanding of Renaissance art had … Continue reading

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Pictures & Text/Jewish?

Pictures and Text I am going to try to vary the relationship between picture and text. In some cases, I will write about a picture. The image will either be the subject of a text or the image will illustrate … Continue reading

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First Thoughts: You Don’t Exist If You Are Not Online

For about a year now, I’ve been thinking this way and that about launching this blog. Maybe it’s a bad idea. Don’t I already spend way too much time online or punching buttons? Don’t I need more, not less quiet? … Continue reading

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