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The Sunday Traveler ~ The d’Orsay Museum, Paris

The d’Orsay Museum in Paris, originally built between 1898 and 1900 was the Gare d’Orsay, a train station, built for rail travel between Paris and Orleans; built for the Universal Exhibition of 1900. For a full photo of the front … Continue reading

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Monday Photo Minimalism ~ In the Museum

In the D’Orsay Museum, Paris. The art is beautiful, but look around, even in that setting of art filled walls, and see the minimalistic beauty that might be there.

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Mobile Photography Monday ~ In The Museum

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Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge ~ Reflections of Art

Looking out through the clear glass wall of an art gallery, to see the reflection of the art behind me, and out to the office in front of me (the triangle on the mid-right of the frame), and the architecture … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler~Courtyards of Honolulu Museum of Art

Walking in to the Honolulu Museum of Art is a bit unusual in that one walks into courtyards in a tropical climate, heavy with humidity the day I visited, and feel transported to other worlds. Bertram Goodhue, a New York … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler~Art Deco Hawaii

The art buddha seems to frequently coordinate my travel destinations with great art exhibits in the city I happen to be visiting. ┬áMy latest trip to Oahu was no exception. The Honolulu Museum of Art is showcasing Art Deco Hawaii, … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler; A Few Days Respite in Reno

I’m off again. To Reno, Nevada, again. Reno is up in the Sierras and is called the Biggest Little City in the world. I’ll say. This little city is made up mostly of casinos and not too much more, but … Continue reading

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Day 347; Geometry 202, On The Inside

Last Friday’s weekly photo challenge was “Geometry”. I posted photos of the outside of San Francisco’s Museum of Modern Art. Today I thought I’d take you inside This first photo is looking up at the skylight, that on the outside … Continue reading

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