Sinuous architecture and art, especially 1850-1950. Such as Art Nouveau and Frank Lloyd Wright.
From Oakland, Calfornia.
"It's very difficult to keep the line between the past and the present." - Edith Beale
Manuel Orazi (Italian, 1860-1934)
Calendrier Magique, text by Austin de Croze, 1895
Pentagrams, Stars of David, Satan as a goat, seals with Aztec faces, naked people at Sabbat…
No one knows why this calendar was created for the year 1896, or if the rituals it describes were real or imagined.
The address on the cover is the birthplace of Art Nouveau, Bing’s Paris gallery where great artists like Les Nabis would meet. What else happened there?
I can’t believe it took me this long to realize who my inspiration for The Mascherari should be.
Observer theme by Zack Sultan