Apple pie: la Joie de vivre

Apple pie: la Joie de vivre

Apple pie: Joie de vivre! of Manuela Metra. The aroma of cinnamon, nutmeg, and apples fills the air, welcoming me to the quintessential American delight: Apple Pie. It’s more than a dessert; it’s a symbol of “La Joie de vivre”…

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The Beauty of Fine Art Photography: The Power of Exceptional Prints

The Beauty of Fine Art Photography: The …

Fine art photography isn’t just about capturing moments; it’s about encapsulating emotion, perception, and creative vision in a single frame. It’s an art form that goes beyond mere documentation, aiming to evoke feelings and provoke thought in those who view…

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Mindful Creation: Cultivating Creativity in Every Expression

Mindful Creation: Cultivating Creativity in Every Expression

Integrating mindfulness into artistic endeavors enriches the creative process in profound ways. Drawing from my experiences both as an artist and an art therapist, I’ve come to recognize the paramount importance of mindfulness in the act of creation. At its…

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The Sacred Void in Zen: A Creative Approach to Existence

The Sacred Void in Zen: A Creative …

In the West, the concept of emptiness often evokes a sense of absence, lack, or nothingness. However, in Zen and Eastern philosophies, emptiness is far from being a simple absence: it is fertile, it is the matrix from which life…

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Hasselblad 500 C/M

Hasselblad 500 C/M

In the digital age, which I do not demonize, there exists a way to combine photography with meditation, keeping alive the artistic process. When I was a girl, working in the prestigious photography studio Artic0, I came into contact with…

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