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How I found inspiration through Instagram.

  I’m not too sure why, but lately I’ve been feeling a bit disheartened a feeling that is unusual at the onset of a new year. I am now officially halfway through my MBA and found myself propelled into motion … Continue reading

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Time travel.

This title is misleading. Allow me to clarify: even though I’d love to be able tell you my thoughts on the feasibility of time travel and wax lyrical on Einstein’s theory of relativity, unfortunately I don’t know nearly enough to … Continue reading

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The Beat Generation

(An article that I had published in Prestige Magazine in 2010, images by Marija Anja Venter) Take yourself back to the days of ducktails, Springbok Radio, the ubiquitous Volkswagen Beetle and the literature of William S Burroughs. In short: the … Continue reading

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              (An article that I had published in Prestige Magazine in 2010, images: © THE SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM; THE MoMA) In a city that is home to 19 million people, a moment of … Continue reading

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The Modernist Author and an Autonomous Art Form.

(An article that I had published in Prestige Magazine in 2010, images by Marija Anja Venter) The stagnant Victorian era was becoming a distant memory and stance du jour was that of embracing new forms of knowledge and ideas. The … Continue reading

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Dispatchwork

I was trawling Tumblr (as one does) and happened upon these amazing photographs of a global art project called ‘Dispatchwork’ by Jan Vormann. Jan uses childlike whimsy to brighten up public spaces by sealing fissures in broken walls worldwide with … Continue reading

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Project ‘Fantasie Impromptu’

We have recently acquired a digital piano, making  our little flat the official cultural epicenter of our complex. My lovely fiancé is somewhat of a piano savant and hearing the beautiful notes waft through the place creates a beautiful and … Continue reading

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