A painting (1926) of Mount Ishbel in Banff National Park by Lawren Harris fetched $9.5M at Heffel Fine Art Auction House. With an 18% buyer’s premium to the auction house, its full price was $11.21M. Mt. Ishbel was named in 1956 after Ishbel MacDonald who was the eldest daughter of Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald of […]
David Byrne on Amish hair wars, Che Guevara, Rembrandt, Bruegel, neurology, mind and religion — journal.davidbyrne.com
A new 3D film by Ang Lee: Life of Pi. Based on book (same name, 2001) by Yann Martel. Release November 21, 2012. “It’s the next Avatar” -Time. Haven’t seen Avatar. But are blue people Emily Carr? Her watercolour painting, Kitseukla, sold at auction on November 4th. Derivative? I ask.