Monthly Archives: August 2014

the Light Paintings of Stephen Knapp

Two  falls I visited the Hyde Museum in Glenn Falls, New York.  What a delightful seduction awaited me: the light paintings of Stephen Knapp. These consist of various shapes of glass slabs, two suffused together with a thin layer of color … Continue reading

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All is Water

Exploring Nature/ Discovering the Elements In the Western/European tradition the first philosophers/scientists originated in the Greek speaking world around the 7th or 6th century BCE. Often called the “father of Western philosophy” Thales, from Miletus, looked at the world around … Continue reading

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