Monthly Archives: December 2015

Art for the last day of 2015: Disobedience

One day (2011) by Jani Leinonen (website, Wikipedia in Finnish), the Headmaster of the School of Disobedience in Kiasma, the contemporary art museum of Finland. I took this picture (a side note: the sentence was originally written by Jean Jacques Rousseau) in October … Continue reading

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Art for December 30th: “Graffiti is not a crime” …

Barcelona, Placa de la Veronica May 2003. The statue and pillars covered with graffiti and colorfully decorated – or smudged. Twelve years later the they are cleaned – and fenced. Art picture every day until 1 Jan 2016! See all: … Continue reading

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Art for December 29th: Thousands of ball bearings

Wave of Matter (2012), a steel ball bearing installation by Tommi Grönlund and Petteri Nisunen (website, Wikipedia in Finnish) in EMMA, Espoo Museum of Modern Art. I took this mesmerizing video in January 2014.   Art picture every day until 1 … Continue reading

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Art for December 28th: Portraying the nation

“Retratando la nación” (1961) is a work of Mexican artist Jóse Chávez Morado (1909-2002).  A man is photographing (filming?) the mother (?) hiding her face with a child. What is the message? Wikipedia tells: “Morado promoted the social and political principles … Continue reading

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Art for December 27th: Lady

Thank you Olli for the kind invitation to visit your blog. New York City is a fantastic place to visit art museums. Sometimes art can be found from streets, like this Lady. I took the photo in November 2012 in … Continue reading

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Art for December 26th: Recycling

Trash into art! That is what Kristiina “Tikke” Tuura, a Finnish multitalented artist does. Her installations made of abandoned or found objects are often full of colors, always immersive and absolutely a great way to raise the importance of recycling. She has also … Continue reading

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Art for December 25th: Season Greetings

My mother’s broken glass art hanging in frozen window (Lestijärvi, Finland, December 2012). Happy holidays to all my readers! Art picture every day until 1 Jan 2016! See all: Art For End Of 2015.

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