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12 x 12 on 12.12.11 – Storefront Artist Project

My two contributions to the wildly anticipated annual 12 x 12 Storefront Artist Project fundraiser in Pittsfield, MA. Both dedicated to Peter (Dudek, of course) who aimed to place an original work of art in every house in Berkshire County! xoxo, Monika FacebookTwitter

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Sunday Doubles.

As mentioned in the previous post this weekend had a special magic to it. Although, as always, in the end there was not enough time to get everything accomplished I am happy with the start of new work. Couple of breakthroughs on a almost metaphysical level and as such, of course, difficult to put into…

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Love is.

Love is. This weekend, finally, an unexpected respite. Wholly unplanned and not even imagined. And yet… It happened by some configuration of earthly and celestial intentions. Perhaps my own will, so lethargic and distracted lately, awoke and after rubbing its eyes looked around in awe. Sometimes one good thing leads to another. Sometimes everything seems…

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subway reverie

rev•er•ie: a state of being pleasantly lost in one’s thoughts; a daydream The subway is this strange place where one is at pause and in motion at once. Surrounded by a cacophony of sounds – conversations, screeching wheels, mta’s inaudible announcements, doors’ opening/closing chimes, etc and the incredible fusion of people. We’re all on our…

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Kim and the city

I’ve had this idea of of doing these fun, atmospheric portraits using NYC as the backdrop.  Kim, the most lovely kindred soul, has agreed to be my muse.  More to follow.  Thanks Kim! FacebookTwitter

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