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I AM BAGEL

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One could compare the gentrification of low-laying neighbourhoods like Samcheongdong to the zombification of a populous, eager to sell their souls for the hip young generation to drop by and spend their – or their parent’s – hard earned moneys. In this destruction of the local to the infection of syphoning cash, one store owner realises that the only good name is an ironic name: I AM BAGEL

The…

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Rock Scissors Paper

RockScissorsPaper

The Eternal Struggle

 

The title and theme evoke the childhood wonder and simplicity found in a game that distills the complex struggles of the world into a ‘this beats that’ triumvirate. The playfulness of the theme pervaded the work, from the haunting to the light hearted. Thirteen artists put forward their contributions towards the vision, but unlike rock-scissors-paper and death matches,…

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A ball by any other name is just as round.
When not being a Christmas monkey, sock monkey sits in a cup.
Keeping an eye on you.

The Origins of ‘Ye-ha’

The Origins of ‘Ye-ha’

Ye-ha!

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Mothers don’t let your babies grow up to be cowboys

This evocative vocalization is indicative of the American cowboy. It is often used to represent joy and the foolhardy gung-ho ambition of the Wild West.

But where did this phrase come from?

Ye is actually a misspelling, from when English still used the letter ‘thorn’, which is pronounced ‘th’. However continental printing presses did not…

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Exhibit Review - Beyond Impressionism

Exhibit Review – Beyond Impressionism

Beyond Impressionism Masterpieces from the Musée d’ Orsay May 3 – August 31, 2014 National Museum of Korea IMG_3851

Imposing

The approach to the National Museum of Korea is currently guarded by a 50ft tall lady holding a parasol. Her flowing gown mocks the visitors who traverse the vast grounds as they swim through the muggy Seoul air. But eventually we find ourselves under the massive outdoor atrium…

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albinogoth:

A monstrous white whale. A captain in search of revenge. And a love that would send them chasing each other across the boundless oceans. Moby Dick.

Fanfic at its best.

albinogoth:

A monstrous white whale. A captain in search of revenge. And a love that would send them chasing each other across the boundless oceans. Moby Dick.

Fanfic at its best.

Cat doodle. For some reason.