Artist Award: James Turrell will be among twelve honorees awarded with the National Medal of the Arts, the U.S. government’s highest award for artists and art patrons. Turrell’s groundbreaking visual art captures the powers of light and space, challenging our perceptions of art and reality. Presented by President Barack Obama, the ceremony can be streamed live at 3PM on Monday, July 28: whitehouse.gov/live.
Françoise Dorléac in La Peau Douce (1964).
Audrey Hepburn with ballet coach Lucien Legrand, the first dancer and choreographer for the Paris Opera Ballet, at a dance rehearsal for her film Funny Face, Paris, France, 1956.
sundays spent around town with cold brew, a ham and cheese sandwich, and mcsweeney’s.
here’s a v art photo of this morning in the laundromat documenting some hopeful happiness i have about an apartment i applied for! i am really really hoping i get it. ~85% chance i will and that means i can finally have my own place in a central great part of town. cross your fingers for me!!
last night was so super great. amanda drove up from santa cruz and we bar hopped at all my fave haunts! we saw shannon from shannon and the clams at hemlock (fangirled SO DAMN HARD) and then got to edinburgh and danced up a storm to the motown set until last call then walked home and ate chips in bed. luv these babes.