Tag Archive: art

Think coffee

“Put your iPhone away and stop checking your emails!” “But I’m catching up on some WordPress blog posts!” Such was an exchange between the bartender from our hotel and I, after he spotted… Continue reading

Take care of yourself

French influences are evident among the bakeries of Seoul, so I was not surprised to see French contemporary artist, Sophie Calle, on exhibit at 313 Art Project.  Featured is  “Où et Quand? (Where and… Continue reading

I did not jump onto the Hurricane Sandy bandwagon

It is because my concern about the Hurricane Sandy situation is limited. I have been paying attention to the development and aftermath of the hurricane with a detached feeling. And I have to… Continue reading

Mistaken Identity

A post inspired by peppers, Marilyn Monroe, and Grayson. Padrón peppers (“Pimientos de Padrón”) are my most favorite thing to eat in Spain. Last month was the festival to celebrate this vessel of… Continue reading

Love love love

The book about Russian author and lepidopterist, Vladimir Nabokov, and his wife Véra caused a bit of a disaster. A friend gave me a free pass to his fancy gym and I brought… Continue reading