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Needle in a New Groove: Painting by Wassily Kandinsky (1939) Red, Yellow and Blue

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"If you don't like what you're doing, you can always pick up your needle and move to another groove." Timothy Leary

NO COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT: Kandinsky's Reproduction The painting was created in 1939 in France, and is therefore immune to the German copyright, which lasts until 2014 for paintings created in Germany.Consider the heartlessness of the German copyright. While there's a museum dedicated to W.K.'s work in Munich, Kandinsky, who was Russian, painted this AFTER he escaped Germany.

    Sunday, December 11, 2011

    Blue Kuan


    2 comments:

    chazz said...

    I'll see your "Blue Kuan" and Raise you a "Blue Monk"

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SmhP1RgbrrY

    scribadiva said...

    Ain't he sweet! He doesn't look like Uncle Fester, but he can power light bulbs and stereos with his mouth. The "Blue Monk" is a reference, to Thelonious Monk, Jazz Man Extraordinaire. The Blue is a reference to the Blue Note label. The rest is nuance.
    Isn't he cute? I'm overwhelmed by what I need to fix. I have at least twenty "first posts back in exile" where I wanna be. This is his way of being supportive, and I love him for it.

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