"It's no good saying 'hold it' to a moment in real life". The famed portrait, design, and theatre photographer Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st earl of Snowdon, held a photographic view of life, and a distasteful view of photography. Despite the affluence he had in the field of photography (many of his photographs were featured in Vogue … Continue reading Remembering Royalty
In an editorial published by the Telegraph in 2011, the author at the British news giant attempted to define what could be considered the "core British values that define [the] nation". Among them were the usual western democratic values; equality of opportunity, freedom of speech, the rule of law, and belief in personal responsibility, which … Continue reading Defining a nation through it’s clothing: Britain
"It's hard to imagine / that nothing at all / could be so exciting / could be so much fun". If you're unfamiliar with the music of the Talking Heads, I can hardly say I blame you. While somewhat appreciated in their own time, only a few carried their torch through the decades following the … Continue reading Heaven
“Time to leave now, get out of this room, go somewhere, anywhere; sharpen this feeling of happiness and freedom, stretch your limbs, fill your eyes, be awake, wider awake, vividly awake in every sense and every pore.” -Stefan Zweig
I joined my good friend Will Nardi on his show Raised Right to discuss culture in current society considering godliness, conservatism, art, and the reversal of the establishment.
"I'm an architect and I've designed buildings all over the world. Every time I get a commission in an emerging market, I get excited about the opportunity to draw from the country's heritage , culture, and art. But the client never wants it. They all want the same thing: 'modern style, modern style, modern style'. … Continue reading Make Architecture Great Again!
"Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards." - Soren Kierkegaard