Orange, Red, Yellow Mark Rothko, 1961. (Again, not understanding nor appreciating the value of his painting here, but it conveniently works with the topic I'm writing about. This painting sold for almost $87 million USD on 8th of May, 2012 at Christie's.) Out of the tens and hundreds in the sea of clothing that I have, … Continue reading Intimate Moments / The Color Orange.
Love and Pain (also known as Vampire) Edvard Munch, 1895. I must admit that I've experienced a moment of weakness yesterday. Perhaps I have an allergy to opening up at times. Out of fear, out of insecurity, or simply because it's hard to expose myself - even to the people closest to my heart. I know … Continue reading Unspoken Words / Unanswered Questions.
Hope II Gustav Klimt, 1907 - 08. There are certain moments that bring a smile on my face whenever I drift back down my memory lane. They are intimate, and uniquely mine, despite the fact that I did share some of those instances with others - ranging from the people I love to the ones who … Continue reading Intimate Moments / A Smile on My Face.
Woman with Bangs. Pablo Picasso, 1902. Chances are, you are insignificantly significant. What does that even mean? There are 7.6 billion people in the world, and unless you are someone with fame (and by this, I really don't mean the follower count one has on Instagram), there are less than a handful of people who … Continue reading Well, the World Actually Doesn’t Revolve Around Anyone.
Judith Slaying Holofernes Artemisia Gentileschi, 1614 - 18. ...and then let them kill you. Figuratively. At least, for most of us who are most likely not daredevils. It could be a swift, sudden motion abruptly announcing the end of your time, or death by a thousand cuts. Honestly, it's up to you. It's terrifying if … Continue reading Become the Prey to Your Passions…