Saturday, August 4, 2012

                                In  Loving  Memory 

Our dear representatives of the acting and music arts, those people who thru the years bring joy, laughter and romance to our lives with their talent and devotion to their careers. When they live this world a sad emptiness is left in our hearts,. However, they live day to day with us the same way they did in life, their music and magnificent voices sound laud and clear. 
Today I remember some of those I love and remember with love and admiration.

Kurt Donald Cobain,  February 20 1967 - April 05 1994
Musician and songwriter, lead singer of Nirvana. The band found breakthrough success with the song " Smells Like Teen Spirit." in 1991

Fans left messages of sorrow after learning of Kurt's death.

Elvis Aaron Presley.  January 08 1935 - August 16 1977.
Elvis was the most popular American singer of the 20th century.

Elvis Presley lays to his eternal rest as millions of people around the world mourn his death.
The eternal 'King Of Rock and Roll' 

Ursula Hilaria Celia De La Carida Cruz Alfonso.  October 25 1925 - July 16 2003
Better known as Celia Cruz the queen of Salsa Music or La Guarachera de America.

Celia Cruz's gasket is carried by white horses on her way to Saint Peters Cathedral in NY city as thousands of fans pour on the streets under the rain to say a final good bye to the Queen,. Cuban Queen of Salsa Music.

Ernesto Ramirez Alonso.  February 28 1917 - August 07 2007.
Mexican producer, director cinematographer and actor, Ernesto Alonso was a pioneer of the industry of Telenovelas in Latin America, his productions had been translated in all languages and watched all over the world.

White flowers surround the gasket of Ernesto Alonso, after one of the most successful careers in cinematography, the most respected director and producer of Latin America and parts of Europe.

Amy Jade Winehouse.  September 14 1983 - July 23 2011
Singer, songwriter, composer and arranger, known for her powerful deep contralto vocals and her way to mix genres such as R&B, Jazz and Soul. 

As much as her life was so over the edge, her death hit the music world real hard and fans all over the world mourn for the troubled young singer,. Thousands gathered in London to leave a flower and a prayer to the Amy Winehouse.

Whitney Elizabeth Houston.  August 09 1963 - February 11 2012
Singer, actress, model, film producer and songwriter. The guinness World of Records cited her as the most awarded female act of all times.

Grieving fans leave balloons, flowers and messages in a memorial to their loved music icon, Whitney Houston. The day of her funeral services, her hit song "I Will Always Love You" played as her gasket was taken out of the church to her final resting place in New Jersey.

Whitney Houston's gasket is carried out of the New Hope Baptist Church in New Jersey.

In progress,..

Saturday, July 14, 2012

                                 Art  Is  Forever.

One of the biggest manifestations of internal beauty and freedom of expression is Art.
ever since I was a little kid, I had this special sensation when looking at paintings hanging on the walls of theaters or government buildings and for some reason that I could not explain, I just liked staring at those paintings without understanding why I could not get enough of it.

In this entry of my blog I just wish to share some of the most beautiful paintings I have ever seen and I hope you enjoy them as much as I have thru the years.

Queen Isabella ll Of Spain by Franz Xavier Winterhalter. 1852
The Runaway by Norman

The gardener by Andrew Strange

The Stone Breaker by Gustave Courbet

Girl With Pigs by Thomas Gainsborough.  1782
The Holy Innocents by Giotto

Pepito Costa y Bonells by Francisco De Goya y Lucientes

Blind Man's Buff  by Francisco De Goya y Lucientes

Friday Inspiration  by Edward Hopper

Christ Healing The Blind  by Greco

Mars  by Diego Velasquez

Vieja Friendo Huevos ( Old Woman Frying Eggs )  by Diego Velasquez.  1618

La Molendera  by Diego Rivera.  1923

El Matador  by  Fernando Botero

Benczur  by  Narcissus.   1881

Mountain Retreat  by  Bob Ross

Marilyn  by Andy Warhol.  1962

Better World  by  Peter Max.  2007

Border Line Mexico And The USA  by  Frida Kahlo.  1932

Elephants  by  Salvador Dali.  1948

The beauty and profound feelings expressed in art pieces have inspired and moved the human soul for hundreds of years, I'm very fortunate to be able to experience and appreciate the wonderful gift of all those magnificent artist who have left their mark in the world with their art.
a visit to the dream world that paintings allow us enjoy, For Your Eyes Only.

Sunday, April 8, 2012

                                                  Funny Comics 

This are some funny comics I have found around the web, some of them are meant to deliver a message with a sense of humor, other are a voice of protest with a twist, anyhow I'm sharing a laugh.

" DC Metro post traumatic flashes."

                                                       The Washington Post.

                                                                                 The Washington Post.

                                                               The Washington Post.

I hope you enjoy them and got a good laugh, they are meant to tickle your funny bone and not your sensitive nerve,. Feed you sense of humor.!
For Your Eyes Only.