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Poetical Revolt @ the Galerie des Machines

Poetical Revolt @ the Galerie des Machines

Poetical Revolt… …. is an installation lauding poetry and its incendiary power and a collaborative project by Tutsy Navarathna, Yoon, Chimkami and Angie Abraham. Jazz Wikifoo participated as whizz kid for some of the scripting. The installation is part of a bigger project called ‘Printemps […]

Thou shall not be doomed

Thou shall not be doomed

The Twin Powers Many of us have been raised with a certain religious idea about Heaven and Hell. They always come together like a Dr Jekyll and Mr. Hyde being our only way out of life whenever it is your time to say goodbye. I […]

Auld Lang Syne

Auld Lang Syne

Of days gone by Warning   . .  because of  many YOUTUBE links in this post, the page will load pretty slow probably. Have some patience please. Watching whatever kind of media these days means receiving an overload of retrospections. Most of them nostalgic. It is […]

KÖMA by JadeYu Fhang and Morlita Quan

KÖMA by JadeYu Fhang and Morlita Quan

Take me to KÖMA This sounds as if someone requests a trip to a sunny Turkish or whatever island to enjoy a holiday. But when you hear the voice and deep resonating sounds of this request as it can be heard at LEA 22, you […]

Hitler in your heart

Hitler in your heart

The dark force in us We all have a shadow side, a dark force, according to Carl Gustav Jung and I can only agree on that. That’s why this blog starts with a shadow song from Antony and the Johnsons: hitler in my heart. Please […]

Only lovers left alive

Only lovers left alive

A careless carer I still am not completely sure what has gotten into me since the beginning of April, but I do know I was the last one to expect myself to become so detached from Second Life and virtual existences in general as I […]

Choreography of a Tortured Soul by Theda Tammas and Morlita Quan at LEA1

Choreography of a Tortured Soul by Theda Tammas and Morlita Quan at LEA1

What? I let the images speak for itself and only add these words: excellent exhibition!   Who? Theda Tammas (sculptures and lay-out) and Morlita Quan (music)   Where? LEA 1   More And a very cool and haunting machinima by Iono Allen to complete this […]

Touch the Sound

Touch the Sound

Palpable sounds After my blog about my ‘RL Love Affair’ a while ago Eupalinos gave me a link to the documentary ‘Touch the Sound’ about Evelyn Glennie. I watched it at New Year’s Eve and recommend it to anyone who has an ear for the essence of […]

To be naked or nude, what shall it be?

To be naked or nude, what shall it be?

Naked or Nude It is very easy to be nude in Second Life. People do it all the time and no one really is offended anymore by seeing a nude avatar, except maybe the ones that stick to general sims only. To be naked is […]

Sound and Vision

Sound and Vision

Birth | Cuby & The Blizzards | David Bowie I was born in the winter of 1962. Two years after that  Cuby & the Blizzards were born. They were a Dutch Blues group with a very unique sound, a mixture of Blues and Rock&Roll. I only got […]