LAST DAYS BEFORE THE END OF THE WORLD
Harmony with the gods – By Milei.vencel (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)%5D, via Wikimedia Commons, edited by J. Weigley
CAT RESCUERS & SEAMSTRESSES
Up and down the avenue – Photograph by E. Kassel, edited by J. Weigley
WELCOME TO THE NFL
Yellowbird 1 – Joseph Cornell, “Untitled (Yellow Bird with Watch Springs),” 1950
Road America – Frontstretch. By Royal Broil (Flickr) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)%5D, via Wikimedia Commons
THE APARTMENT ON 6TH AVENUE
Dancing in the dark – Photograph by George Groslier, founding director of the National Museum of Cambodia, 1927; edited by J. Weigley. See http://www.devata.org/royal-cambodian-dancers-of-sisowath-in-1927-photos-by-george-groslier/#.WnEF7pM-eT9 for full details about Groslier’s photographic archive of classical Cambodian dance movements and poses.
THE FIELD WHERE THE TRAIN RUNS
Leo and Tod – Detail from “Two Horses in Mountainous Landscape,” Franz Marc, date unknown [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons, edited by J. Weigley
CONTROL YOUR HORSES
Uncle Henry 2 – Private collection
MY ONLY GLORY
The power of dreams – By Northwalker (Own work) [CC0], via Wikimedia Commons, edited by J. Weigley
THE WATER IS SO WIDE
Aerogramme – Photograph by J. Weigley
Pie in the sky – “Scene from Bosnia.” Card sold to help victims of Bosnian war, circa mid-1990s. Artist: Samiah Omar.
Pure gold – Photograph by J. Weigley
IF YOU WERE THAT FARMER
The infinite stretch of fields – By Billy Hathorn (Own work) [CC BY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)%5D, via Wikimedia Commons, edited by J. Weigley
These branches of beauty – Photograph by J. Weigley
BEFORE MY SKIN WAS BROKEN
The lost become ghosts – “Landscape with Horses,” gouache, Franz Marc. Stolen by the Nazis; hidden for decades . . . uncovered by German authorities in 2012.
THE WRONG TRAIN (LOUIS’ RUSE)
Not just what we want them to think – Detail from “Red Cross Train Passing a Village,” Gino Severini, 1915, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY, US [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons, edited by J. Weigley
Nocturne 2 – Photograph by J. Weigley
They’ll say we were brilliant – Photograph by J. Weigley
AUDITORIUMS OF THE ADOPTED BOURGEOISIE
Every movement, every gesture. . . – The Royal Ballet of Cambodia at curtain call. Via Wikimedia Commons (dalbera at http://flickr.com/photos/72746018@N00/5068738233), edited b J. Weigley
Calibration and cant – Joseph Cornell, Mathematics and Music (chickadee on tree branch), 1967, collage, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation, 1991.