This is the first known photograph ever taken of a surfer. Surfing was banned in Hawaii by missionaries in the 1700s for its “ungodliness,” but fortunately the natives didn’t pay much heed to that decree.
songs you taught me
Shadows – a great way of expression for people who have more faith in the variability of the surrounding world, rather than in its constancy,”
- “Cool has come a long way, literally. In a 1973 essay called “An Aesthetic of the Cool,” art historian Robert Farris Thompson traced the concept to...”
- L'ipocrisia delle gente per bene
Quattro (troppo brevi) giorni all’Isola d’Elba. L’ultima mattina colazione in albergo, mi preparo un micro-panino...