What one loses in free champagne, one gains in rooftop jazz. #montreal
For millennia, cultures around the world have celebrated the origin myth of of a giant animal—such as a turtle or elephant—supporting the world on its back. Beijing-based artist Ruilin Wang reinterprets that image in DREAMS-ark, an evocative series of large-scale sculptures that depict whales carrying entire landscapes on their backs.
The river v. the minions #montreal #lachinecanal
Scratchtopia, Mont Royal
Take a strip of film and hack at it with a chisel. Once satisfied, smash the colors of the wind onto it with markers. Take pictures with fancy camera thing. Voilà! One second of a parallel universe comes into being.
Update CV to include brief stint as animated filmmaker…clarify at job interview that you are not excitable.
Camions de bouffe, Mont Royal
Beigne-Burger: grilled onions, cheese, a beef patty, and lemon mayonnaise in the death grip of two chipotle donuts.
Followed by tarte au citron on-a-stick. But first we had to get past the…the uh…um…
St. Viateur Bagel, Mont Royal
First taste of the infamous Montréal bagel. Denser, flatter, sweeter …tastier? Can’t I love all bagels equally?
A solitary fisherman’s home keeps watch on quiet Placentia Bay in Newfoundland, Canada, 1974.Photograph by Sam Abell, National Geographic Creative
Blue skies, blue waters, blue boats
Mourning by Jake Giddens