Windows in Paris

“A walk about Paris will provide lessons in history, beauty, and in the point of life.” – Thomas Jefferson This is in relation to my previous post about Paris. These are photos of windows that my son sent me while he was there. Some windows with shutters. The view of the glass ceiling and mural…

It’s in the Eyes

“ It’s in the eyes always the eyes.” – unknown Frankly speaking I really don’t have much portrait photos and eye shots so I really struggled with this challenge. Anyway, here is my take on the topic and hopefully I do alright. For Lens Artist Photo Challenge It is always a joy to see kids’…

Postcard Photos from Tim

“In the end, we only regret the chances we didn’t take.” – unknown Tim and Leigh (my son and Daughter in law) are now enjoying some time in Europe before they take that first flight to Melbourne since pandemic. Missing my boy and can’t wait to see them in July. These are from Venice when…

Reflection

This is a dramatic makeover of the Hanover House in Melbourne. Artist Atong Atem was commissioned to create this vibrant 1970s-style wallpaper design which apparently light up at night. (This I have yet to see). Monday Windows This is the building’s window reflection from a neighbouring highrise.

Tiny Doors in Kilmore

“Sometimes you need to go through many small doors, to get to that big door of opportunity.” – Anthony Liccione Kilmore is a town located 65 km north of Melbourne. Dating back to 1837, Kilmore is said to be Victoria’s oldest inland settled town and is located in the Heart of Victoria. We just happened…

The Fitzrovia Mural in Goodge Street Station

Photo courtesy of my son, Tim! Just a short walk from Goodge Street station is the Fitzrovia Mural. This large piece records the life of the local community in 1980. Created on the said year and painted by Mick Jones and Simon Barber. Plans of restoration started in 2010 because this mural was in a…

Windows to Jurassic World

A large Jurassic World Dominion mural can be seen in one of the laneways of Melbourne. For Ludwig’s Monday Windows and Sami’s Monday Mural

A Broken Look

This is another photo of a mural sent to me by my son from his local area. An amazing mural placed up a few months ago in Finsbury Park, London by Salvodoran street artist Abraham.O This is a typical Abraham.O portrait mural in shades of grey of realistic portraiture. It is incorporated with the doors…

My Mother’s Day

“Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a mother.”- Unknown I had my Mother’s Day celebration yesterday in a Japanese restaurant named Gogyo, on the corner of Brunswick and Westgarth streets in Fitzroy. It has an exterior mural and the images are based on the idea of their restaurant name ‘GOGYO’ which means…

Still in Rye…

“A vacation is having nothing to do and all day to do it in.” – Robert Orben We haven’t been on a getaway for quite a while now, so we were so excited to plan on this short stay in Rye, Victoria. It wasn’t as WOW as our other stays but as long as it…

Shoreditch Murals from Tim

“The important thing is that each work is always guided by passion.” – Jorit Agoch Some photos sent to me by Tim from his walk. Thanks son ❤️ For Marsha’s Photographing Public Art Challenge This is a mural by Street Artist WOSKerski in Shoreditch, London, UK. This is a tribute of WOSKerski to the brave…

Window Mural

“Two men look out a window. One sees mud, the other sees the stars.” -Oscar Wilde. I happened to pass by these windows and this mural and said to myself… what a beautiful artistic world we have. For Ludwig’s Monday Window