Daily Archives: May 26, 2010

Harry the sporting poodle

Dylan met this turbo-charged individual the other night; his owners had four dogs, Harry, who was young, was the most recent arrival and came with a story (had been locked up all day somewhere) and was the apple of his … Continue reading

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‘The object of art…

…is not to reproduce reality but to create a reality of the same intensity.’ That’s what Giacometti said. He could talk the talk as well as, er, walk the walk: A Giacometti anecdote: the artist refused to take his GP’s … Continue reading

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