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All Good Things Are Wild and Free: An Interview with Snow Artist Simon Beck

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If you’ve ever wondered what you could be doing bereft of internet, snow artist Simon Beck can show you. Hailing from Somerset, England and living in the French resort village of Arc2000 with altitudes reaching 10,500 feet, Beck spends his days furthering himself from two-dimensional screens, furthering himself from us. Try not to take it personally—your Tumblr is important, just not…

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FOTO FRIDAY

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Welcome to our very first installment of Foto Friday. Ralph Waldo Emerson tells us, “Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.” So, in this week’s selection we examine color, mystery, and a handful of women lying down. Care to pitch a theme for next week’s theme? Let us know your thoughts…

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The Imperfect Is Our Paradise: Artwork by Clare Byrne

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Much of my work begins as a visual ode to a memory. I focus on a scene that feels familiar or nostalgic, and somewhere in the process of materialization, the image almost always takes on an uncomfortable quality. An originally endearing subject can become simultaneously eerie with the simple addition or subtraction of a few lines. Bordering these two ideas have highlighted some…

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