Miroir Noir is a four-handed, pictorial collaboration project between Miloš Kopták (Žilina, Slovakia, 1969) and Rai Escalé (Barcelona, Spain, 1964). This project started in August 2007 as an attempt to update -and pulvertize- the darkest of Spanish and Slovakian traditions together with their national icons: Goya, Velázques, Saura, the Golem, Kafka, Báthory, Vachal, Franco, Stalin…
Today I learnt from a coworker that in some parts of Germany they call Wednesday Bergfest (mountain celebration), because it’s the peak of the week, and from there on you just wind down. My German teacher used to call Wednesdays hump days [!] for the same reason.
Not only Wednesdays. It can also refer to the middle of other time spans than a week, like e.g. a 2-week vacation’s “Bergfest” on day 7.
Sassnitz port and the chalk cliffs in the Jasmund National Park on Rügen
Artist Cesar Santos’ paintings seemingly bring the works of masters – from the Renaissance to the nineteenth century to Modernism – together, juxtaposing their styles one on top of the other.
I told you. All the men in my life die.
I’m not a man in your life, okay? You said so yourself. I’m a little shitpot.
César (1921-1998) - Compression de pièces métalliques
You are precious to me.