Alex Da Corte - Untitled (10-31-06) Alex Da Corte’s date paintings are a series of photos made with objects collected on the day the painting is named after. "They offer wetness, desire, heat, and touch without giving much access at all. Like an Abercrombie and Fitch catalog.“
I was traveling through downtown and this woman was walking her very large African Tortoise. His name is Mr. Goodbar and he got bored hanging around the backyard with his companion Twix, so he hit the sidewalk and headed into town. If I have learned anything from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, turtle’s have a penchant for pizza. No doubt Mr. Goodbar was hearing the sweet siren song of pepperoni from Tony’s down the street.
From the summit of Mt. Sugarloaf in Deerfield Mass. Looking south down the Connecticut River. The rather static and incongruous high-rise buildings are the Amherst campus of the University of Massachusetts. The series of mountains on the horizon are known as the Seven Sisters, the southwesternmost being Mt. Holyoke. (From an earlier post.)