”On the set of the film The Mirror, Andrey Tarkovsky included himself in one scene, lying in a hospital bed and holding a tiny bird on his right hand. And this is what happened to him at the end of his life: in his sick-room in Paris, the room where he died, a little bird would fly every morning through the open window and come to light on him.”
From the book “Instant Light - Tarkovsky Polaroids
I am astonished, as I draw the veil off things with words, how much, how infinitely more than I can say, I have observed. More and more bubbles into my mind as I talk, images and images.
Virginia Woolf, The Waves
"People think that I’m just throwing a tantrum… Some people have written ‘What’s the point?’. And then it occured to me reading that, and I said that’s exactly-the point is that I can do that. And it’s really, uh, I don’t mean to sound like a baby, but it’s destroying me.” -John Maus
Details of the Marin County Civic Center, the last commission by Frank Lloyd Wright, located in San Rafael, California. Groundbreaking took place in 1960, after Wright’s death and under the watch of Wright’s protégé, Aaron Green. It was completed in 1962 when these photos were taken.
Hollywood Bowl Easter Services, 1947 - Los Angeles, California
HOLLYWOOD BOWL: More than 25,000 worshipers gathered in Hollywood Bowl — a setting more picturesque than ever before. Hours before the chimes began to ring at 5:30 am thousands had found seats on the sloping tiers or on bordering hillsides. Trumpeters heralded the dawn.