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Kurt Vonnegut described his artwork as a pursuit that liberated him from the oppressive work of writing. Take a look at some of his whimsical drawings: http://nyr.kr/1gL0YFh
Image from “Kurt Vonnegut Drawings” (Monacelli Press), edited by Nanette Vonnegut, out May 13th.

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Kurt Vonnegut described his artwork as a pursuit that liberated him from the oppressive work of writing. Take a look at some of his whimsical drawings: http://nyr.kr/1gL0YFh

Image from “Kurt Vonnegut Drawings” (Monacelli Press), edited by Nanette Vonnegut, out May 13th.

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"Iannucci — who grew up in Long Island and left her corporate job to pursue dance full time after her father passed away — co-founded the studio in 1992 to teach dance to people of all skill levels who want to learn styles like swing, tango, salsa and ballroom."

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Knowledge workers are workers whose main capital is knowledge. Typical examples may include software engineers, doctors, architects, engineers, scientists, public accountants, lawyers, and teachers, because they “think for a living”.[1]


What differentiates knowledge work from other forms of work is its primary task of “non-routine” problem solving that requires a combination of convergent, divergent, and creative thinking.[2] Also, despite the amount of research and literature on knowledge work there is yet to be a succinct definition of the term.[3]

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Salamander Stone, 1997 Enamel and thermal enamel on polyester #nophotography #worthnoting

Salamander Stone, 1997 Enamel and thermal enamel on polyester #nophotography #worthnoting

Learning about the “Alibis: Sigmar Polke exhibition”, highlighting his scrutinizing of the malleability of vision.

Learning about the “Alibis: Sigmar Polke exhibition”, highlighting his scrutinizing of the malleability of vision.

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Light from the sun will scatter through the earth’s atmosphere and illuminate the moon (NASA describes it as a “all the sunsets on Earth, projected onto the Moon”), resulting in the moon’s temporary “red” appearance. The so-called “Blood Moon” will more likely be a lovely shade of rose. (via Tonight’s Lunar Eclipse: What Time You Should Watch It)

Light from the sun will scatter through the earth’s atmosphere and illuminate the moon (NASA describes it as a “all the sunsets on Earth, projected onto the Moon”), resulting in the moon’s temporary “red” appearance. The so-called “Blood Moon” will more likely be a lovely shade of rose. (via Tonight’s Lunar Eclipse: What Time You Should Watch It)

On Anthropometry at newest exhibition @MuseumModernArt Designing Modern Women

On Anthropometry at newest exhibition @MuseumModernArt Designing Modern Women

Bordeaux Blanc at my fave Épicerie in #Manhattan

Bordeaux Blanc at my fave Épicerie in #Manhattan

Mission accomplished. Weekend cultural soaking time complete!

Mission accomplished. Weekend cultural soaking time complete!