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belgian solutions

Originally posted on Utopia Parkway:
One for the foreign readers of this blog, as this amusing tiny photography book has already received ample coverage in the Belgian press. Understandably, as it is a book tapping into something we Belgians feel…

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dario argento in 250 seconds

Dario Argento in 250 seconds! Edited for Arte’s Blow-up by Hélène Cattet and Bruno Forzani of “Amer“ fame … Looking very much forward to the duo’s “L’étrange couleur des larmes de ton corps” (aka “The strange colour of your body’s … Continue reading

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droixhe au cœur

Really liked “La raison du plus faible” (Lucas Belvaux 2006), if only because of the way he portrays Liège and especially Droixhe (part of Bressoux). Thought the music was exquisite too … especially over the closing sequence. To me the helicopt… Continue reading

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pen not mightier than the sword

“Now when you enter America, you have to put all of your fingers in ink, it’s like entering a big jail. Do you know that you cannot smoke anymore in Central Park? New York is not like it was in the 1970s, everything was happening then, now it’s mu… Continue reading

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maurycy gomulicki’s bauhaus ghost at the rac

At least Polish artist Maurycy Gomulicki has made something of the RAC, now being demolished to make way for some awfully compromised project that’s yet again “typically Brussels”. More pix, video & info via:http://www.imageglobe.be/editorial/cove… Continue reading

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having a field day with bert danckaert

Just by browsing his site, Belgium’s Bert Danckaert has become even more of a favourite photographer. Truly a master composer, and I love the way he sensuously scans the environment for colours in’ light too. Currently on expo in Brussels’ boozer … Continue reading

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ugly buildings – brussels and elsewhere

A so-so contest & a nice enough blog … but not the real thing either. First of all, there should be a category “ugly sans plus” (viz. standalone), and a second category “ugly and ill advised in that context” (viz. ruining its surroundings). For … Continue reading

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