Monthly Archives: October 2013

Everything Changes – Take That (1993)

Everything Changes but Take That. They released it 20 years ago. Everyone in primary school was humming this song 🙂 Still catchy, ain’t it?

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Amalia Crisan: Romanian Artist Revisits Paul Klee’s Dadaism (2)

“Art does not reproduce the visible; rather, it makes visible”. Paul Klee Interview with Amalia Crisan at DA-DA Art Exhibition, October 26, 2013 in Cluj-Napoca. Question (Q.): Amalia, how old are you? Amalia Crisan (A.C.): I am 12-years-old. Q.: When … Continue reading

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Amalia Crisan: Romanian Artist Revisits Paul Klee’s Dadaism (1)

“Art does not reproduce the visible; rather, it makes visible”. Paul Klee It has been almost 6 years since I visited Zentrum Paul Klee in Bern or passed by Cabaret Voltaire in Zurich. Back in Bern, I was eager to … Continue reading

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Rena Bianca, Sardinia / Weekly Photo Challenge: Horizon

This is in response to Weekly Photo Challenge: Horizon Horizon. The space or line where the sky meets the earth. So many places where the sky meets the earth around the world, and millions of interactions between two elements. It can … Continue reading

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Autumn in Cluj-Napoca

They just reopened  a pretty cool park in Cluj-Napoca. It was a cool park before and less crowded, but now they did it more for the PR around a nearby mall. So, I thought I’d give it a try and … Continue reading

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Fly High at Cluj-Napoca Airport!

It happened somewhere in spring more than three years ago. I was at the airport in Cluj-Napoca ready for my take-off to Madrid. I was anxious because it was the first time I was using this airport and felt a … Continue reading

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What’s Your Country Famous For? Romania: Download Speed

Romania’s famous for download speed according to this map. Wow, we’ve certainly evolved from vampires to Internet, good to know! So what’s your country famous for? Of course, we’re talking stereotypes 🙂

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Mine is not accidental, it’s smart dental. Just awful!  

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Sounds of Silence / Simon and Garfunkel, Daily Prompt

This is response to Daily Prompt: Eye of the Beholder Describe what it feels like to hear a beautiful piece of music or see a stunning piece of art. Photographers, artists, poets: show us BEAUTY. I heard the Sounds of … Continue reading

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Crisis Culture. Cluj-Napoca Dishes Symbol Bookstore into Former Restaurant

It was a rainy day today in Cluj-Napoca and also a very cold one. So much so that one could not have been able to step outside without an umbrella. I was getting back to the bus station which corners … Continue reading

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