Elizabeth Bishop, born on this day in 1911, had a love–hate relationship with New York City. Read about a pilgrimage to Bishop’s former Manhattan addresses and see her paintings of the city here.
Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland – Lewis Carroll. London, UK. | 28 Brilliant Works Of Literary Graffiti
Johannes Vermeer's "Girl with a Pearl Earring" 1665) - "Certainly the way Vermeer captured subtle changes of light and focus seems to anticipate photography: some features appear in focus, while others seem out of focus, and objects are depicted with a foreshortening that resembles that seen in photographs -- this is perhaps one reason why he appeals to us today."
Vanity by Ekta (Gdańsk, Poland) - Photo courtesy of Yale University Press
Though best-remembered as a writer and dancer, Zelda, unbeknownst to many, not only considered herself an artist but was also an exceptional...