|Posted by FAINOMENON on October 30, 2013 at 9:20 AM||comments (0)|
|Posted by FAINOMENON on October 23, 2013 at 8:00 AM||comments (0)|
As I look outside, my window clutters
from the charge of mighty steeds,
echoes of thunder, unspeakable deeds
most ancient, secret, unfathomable matters.
'Tis not the trees I see, of now;
captured in the aft...Read Full Post »
|Posted by FAINOMENON on October 17, 2013 at 11:30 PM||comments (0)|
a simple little tale and remedy against the ill-effects of certain nights of Full Moon and blocked noses.
In the forest of Boullon a Boulonnais was walking in circles. He had a blocked nose, he was alone and he was annoyed. "Why", the angry horse was thinking "why oh why can't I have somethin...Read Full Post »
|Posted by FAINOMENON on October 6, 2013 at 12:00 PM||comments (0)|
This is a subject that fascinates me ever since I moved to northwest Cavan and I am determined to do something about it.
Benaughlin is a beautiful mountain sitting across the border between Cavan and Fermanagh. 'Binn' as 'he' is affectionately referred to, presents a very attractive lands...Read Full Post »
|Posted by FAINOMENON on October 5, 2013 at 9:25 AM||comments (0)|
The word iconography literally means "image writing", and comes from the Greek εικών (image) and γράφειν (to write). Hagiography (hagios = saint) is the painting of holy subjects.
Icons are used by many different religions including Hinduism, Buddhism, and Christianity.
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|Posted by FAINOMENON on October 5, 2013 at 8:25 AM||comments (0)|
My most intimate relationship within art to date has been an esoteric & erotic idolatry: a worship of the myth iconography. Mesmerised by the primitive human need for deification and mythology, while exposed to the unique notional semantics of the Greek language, I was inevitably allured by the mec...Read Full Post »
|Posted by FAINOMENON on October 5, 2013 at 4:55 AM||comments (0)|
The icon-painter is free:
from the anxiety of having to invent a signature-style;
from the need to 'belong' (by following any current -ism);
from the angst of the blanc canvas;
from the necessity (enforced upon him by the academic establishment and the art-dicecting, interpreting, recycling ex...Read Full Post »