Not to get overly domestic / boring / future-Dad on you, tumblr… but I need a print of this for the baby’s room. THERE IS NO NEGOTIATION ON THIS.
"He hated the humiliating comedy of heartache. But can thought wake you from the dream of existence? Not if it becomes a second realm of confusion, another more complicated dream, the dream of intellect, the delusion of total explanations."
Saul Bellow, Herzog (via ashapelessform)
For his latest project titled “LEGO”, Brazilian artist Valentino Fialdini created a series photographs of bright and colorful rooms and corridors. With the sun streaming through windows and shadows cast on the walls, it almost seems as if you’re looking at real rooms, but a closer look reveals that these sterile architectural spaces are, in fact, miniatures built with LEGO bricks and photographed by the artist himself. “Nothing is out of place in these architectures made of plastic, the spectator is the central character of these spaces based on Reinassance perspective.
vía [My Modern Met]
Oh, how I love this.
Only the loveliest thing ever: 6-year-old Ani sends the Seattle Public Library her allowance to keep the library open.
More on children and the love of libraries here.
Letter written by Emma Hauck to her husband while in a psychiatric hospital. The words sweetheart come (‘Herzensschatzi komm’), are written over and over filling the surface of the paper (c. 1909) (via anticipatedstranger)