Abu Yahya Zakariya’ ibn Muhammad al-Qazwini (أبو یحیی زکریاء بن محمد القزویني), The Wonders of the Creation and the Curiosities of Existance (Marvels of Things Created and Miraculous Aspects of Things Existing), ca. 1203-1283 CE.
At times I will attempt to do something which seems quite uncalled for in a painting, so that the work won’t proceed so logically from where it is, but will go somewhere else. My experience of life is that it’s very fragmented. In one place, certain kinds of things occur and in another place a different thing occurs. I would like my work to have an indication of those differences.
Pat Collins - Pilgrim
Pat Collins had all the good ideas and now there aren’t any left.
”Head Rhythm 1 and Plaything 2’ - Maryanne Amacher
Memories from an ex-student of M. Amacher at Bard:
Apparently it’s World Cat Day. This is Spooks, she is the best.
Better than: All the rest.
Better than: Anyone.
Inuit Katajjaq (vocal games), traditionally performed by two females close up & facing one another.