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I am back from Greece. With my love to the Mediterranean sea and cultures, my respect to the Phoenicians, memory of Ancient Alexandria Library – I was the second skipper on a small yacht. We read aloud sentences from the Odyssey, as if time did not pass. We were contemplating on all the Greek knowledge organized in Alexandria library- […]

Returning home

Please operate both videos simultaneously   More here: Arriving at Ithaka, A letter from Penelope to my readers Dinner with Penelope and Odysseus Envelope

Dinner with Penelope and Odysseus

…I sit with the ancient couple and we watch the sun set. I read to them the story of their life from the Hebrew translation. The sun went down long ago. Night and moon are here as a thousand years ago.   More here: Arriving at Ithaka, A letter from Penelope to my readers Envelope Returning […]

A letter from Penelope to my readers

Penelope writings, poem fragments were scattered on the island of Ithaca, 2012.     A tribute to Clio, a muse.   More here: Arriving at Ithaka Dinner with Penelope and Odysseus Envelope Returning home    

Arriving at Ithaca

כִּי תֵּצֵא בַּדֶּרֶךְ אֶל אִיתָקָה שְׁאַל כִּי תֶּאֱרַךְ דַּרְכְּךָ מְאֹד מְלֵאָה בְּהַרְפַּתְקָאוֹת, מְלֵאָה בְּדַעַת   When you set out for Ithaka ask that your way be long, Σα βγεις στον πηγαιμό για την Ιθάκη, να εύχεσαι νάναι μακρύς ο δρόμος, γεμάτος περιπέτειες, γεμάτος γνώσεις.   The first lines from Ithaka by Constantine P. Cavafy, in […]

Join my voyage to Ithaca-you might win an art work

  I will be sailing with friends to Ithaca. I am reading simultaneously a tourist book and The Odyssey. I mark in yellow details Homer wrote about Ithaca. With my love to the Mediterranean sea, respect to the Phoenicians, memory of Ancient Alexandria Library – I will happily be the second skipper on a small yacht. We will […]

View

The Mediterranean views, land and sea, in art and literature – are a part of me; If I contemplate on them from above as of from a plane – they turn out to be abstract. When I observe them from the side, they become symbolic. If I apply blue, I bring the ocean and sweet water […]

Be my guest: Hiroshi Sugimoto, Predag Matvejevic, Janine Antoni

“We need a port of departure: A shore or view, an event or a story. The place we are leaving is less important than the one we will arrive at.“ Breviare Mediterraneen, Predag Matvejevic Hiroshi Sugimoto/ Time Exposed: A presentation of some of Sugimoto’s photographs from the portfolio “Time Exposed.” The portfolio consists of 50 […]