"There are some enterprises in which a careful disorderliness is the true method". Herman Melville

"I know nothing but miracles." Walt Whitman

terça-feira, 21 de junho de 2011

News from the nest

The three Turdus merula have grown:

sexta-feira, 17 de junho de 2011

Me on Newchemicalhistory

Some of my paintings can now be seen on this site: New Chemical History.
Thank you very much Kieran Guckian.

quinta-feira, 16 de junho de 2011


Saturday, 11th I ate this for lunch (sopa de beldroegas). I didn´t eat all that cooked garlic.

Then I went to hang this exhibition at Monte dos Seis Reis.

In the afternoon after some glasses of excelent wine from Monte Seis Reis, I took a nap outside, surrounded by this views:

quarta-feira, 15 de junho de 2011

Too much beer

When you drink too much beer, you end up doing things that later you´ll regret...

A Nest of Blackbirds

I just took this photo of young blakbirds (Turdus merula) that were born in my garden.


By allowing the sky to appear fragmented, airplane trails played an important role in the arising of abstract art.
(...yes, I know abstrat art existed long before airplanes started leaving trails in the sky. But I still think this would make for a good post-doctorate thesis on art history)


By allowing reality to appear fragmented, mirrors played an important role in the arising of abstract art.

domingo, 12 de junho de 2011

This morning

The next four photos were all taken in the morning of June 12th, 2011.
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