Category Archives: Happiness

The smile

This is a picture I took during my random walk on the streets of Bangkok a while ago. The more often I look at it, the more I like it. Why? The look and smile. The colors. How devoted to … Continue reading

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Murals by Saddo and Bon in Bangkok

Bukruk Urban Art Festival took place in January this year in Bangkok, Thailand. During the festival the walls of two opposite buildings at Soi Charoen Krung 28 were the huge canvases of street artists Bon and Saddo. – I saw their artworks … Continue reading

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Ernesto Neto in Kiasma

Gigantic colorful crochet installations! Made by Brazilian artist Ernesto Neto. You have to see and experience (yes, you can ‘go in’ of some of those) them with your own senses: “Through his art, Neto offers a moment of respite from the bustle … Continue reading

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Erki Kasemets’ performance art day in Loviisa

Erki Kasemets is an Estonian artist who divides his creative activities into four categories: 1) documenting his private life, 2) polygon theatre, 3) trash art, and 4) performances. He has a keen interest in machines, kinetic art, games and inventing rules for games, … Continue reading

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Happy Times at Langis Jazz 2014 (R.I.P. Zarkus)

Langis Jazz is by-invitation-only small-scale, high-quality event in a tiny village near Hanko, the southernmost continental location of Finland. There is a reason for this somewhat late post of these pictures I took in July 2014. One of the musicians, Zarkus Poussa, died … Continue reading

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Art for December 19th: Sand Art

The beaches of Rio de Janeiro are excellent not only for sun bathing, but also for sand art. One might even earn some pocket money with these great works. Picture taken in May 2005. Artist unknown. Art picture every day until 1 … Continue reading

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Let the carnival start! Walburgis Day Eve in Finland

It’s time for the biggest carnival in Finland, “Vappu” as we call it. Or May Day. Or Walburgis Day. These pictures are from today from the Aalto University School of Engineering’s “Vappuriehan julistus”, free translation something like “The Declaration of … Continue reading

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