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CONCERT FOR ANARCHY

CONCERT FOR ANARCHY

    The least that you expect from a piano is that it be the right way up, but this one is hanging upside down. Too far above my head for me to touch but close enough for me to feel its weight and potential danger in my abdomen. I look at it, it menacingly...
FLAMINGO MUSIC

FLAMINGO MUSIC

    It’s not really a good painting; the landscape is crudely resolved, the flamingoes are uninteresting and the hunter hiding behind the bush looks like something out of an old adventure story book. But George Catlin’s Ambush for Flamingoes (1857) achieves something I know by recent experience is very difficult to nail onto a...