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“We Eat Light; Drink It In Through Our Skins.”

“We eat light; drink it in through our skins.”

    Those who know L.A light consider it unique. This was the light that drew…

Celebrate The Light — Festivals Around The World

Celebrate the Light — Festivals Around the World

Picture Berlin's Brandenburg Gate lit with purple columns one night, luminescent roses the next. Imagine…

“Painting Is Light!” – Caravaggio

“Painting is Light!” – Caravaggio

Every artist knows the importance of light.  Only a small handful have become its master.…

I Have Seized The Fleeting Light!

I Have Seized the Fleeting Light!

  Before the summer of 1839, history posed for its portraits.  Prior to August 19…

The Brightest Light On Earth

The Brightest Light on Earth

In 332 BCE, Alexander the Great mapped out a city worthy of his name. On…

The Secret Of Rembrandt

The Secret of Rembrandt

       Of all masters of light, none puzzles like Rembrandt.  That light, that golden, shimmering…

The Woodstock Of Light

The Woodstock of Light

      Despite our laser-lit age, despite our daily use of light to read, cut, measure,…

Bright Is The Noble Edifice

Bright is the Noble Edifice

Along with the summer solstice, June brings the birthday of Gothic Light. Though it now…

Particle, Wave, And Wonder

Particle, Wave, and Wonder

This month marks the birthday – May 10 -- of a little-known French genius who…

The Sun Is Googled

The Sun is Googled

       The purest patches of light are not seen in the sky but in a…

The Age Of Light

The Age of Light

You would surely sleep later if it weren't for the light. Streaming in the window,…

Monet’s Magical Light

Monet’s Magical Light

In February 1892, a few weeks before spring came to Northern France, a shaggy artist…

Welcome

Welcome

There is no more welcoming sight on earth than light.  Sunrise welcomes us to each…