Artist’s Sketchbook

I found a special edition of The Artist Magazine called “Artist’s Sketchbook” while browsing at Borders earlier today. Some of the features include: “Destination: Inspiration Six artists, 10 locations: Discover where creative types like to go to paint and sketch.... Read More

06/05/2004

Einstein’s Last Years

“Librarians at Princeton University have discovered a diary written by one of Albert Einstein’s closest friends, a woman who recorded the scientist’s day-to-day thoughts and activities during the last year and a half of his life. Albert Einstein and Johanna... Read More

06/05/2004

High Cuisine

Air Moldova meal, photo taken by Jennifer Gibson “Not bad. Chicken in a tasteless orange-colored sauce – mustard? flavorless curry? What looked like French Fries turned out to be spaetzle (I think). I am basing this judgement on the chewy,... Read More

06/05/2004

Exhibition of Chinese Archaic Jades

187 Openwork Disk with Three Dragons. Warring States Period (475-221 B.C.) “Of all materials in the world of Chinese antiquities, jade best exemplifies the essential aspects of Chinese culture and aesthetic appreciation. This beautiful stone is admired for its hardness,... Read More

06/05/2004