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Ruth Halbert: looking, thinking, making
  • "You, too, have mysteries of your own. I know that you must have dreams that you don’t tell me. I don’t want to know them. But I can tell you: live those dreams, play with them, build altars to them. It is not yet the ideal but it points in the right direction. Whether you and I and a few others will renew the world someday remains to be seen. But within ourselves we must renew it each day, otherwise we just aren’t serious. Don’t forget that!"
    Hermann Hesse, Demian
    (via kodistes)

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  • artcomingoutofmyfists:

    flat out in love with this one

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  • whitehotel:

    Eva Hesse, installing rope piece (1969)

    (via mybuddyvalentine)

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  • cavetocanvas:

    Untitled - Eva Hesse 1966. Black ink wash and pencil.

    From Eva Hesse: A Retrospective by Yale University Art Gallery, 1992.

    (Scanned and submitted by jon-garcia)

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  • "So she thoroughly taught him that one cannot take pleasure without giving pleasure, and that every gesture, every caress, every touch, every glance, every last bit of the body has its secret, which brings happiness to the person who knows how to wake it. She taught him that after a celebration of love the lovers should not part without admiring each other, without being conquered or having conquered, so that neither is bleak or glutted or has the bad feeling of being used or misused."
    Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha (via philphys)

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