Henri Matisse work for the Chapelle du Rosaire de Vence late 1940s

Digable Planets

Richard Swift

Lu Watters, Bob Helm and Barbara Dane at the 1963 recording session by William Carter.

茶目子の一日 (Chameko’s Day)
by Kiyoshi Nishikura, 1931
Hideko Hirai on Victor Records, 1929

Mikhail Tsekhanovsky The Tale of the Priest and of His Workman Balda around 1934

Suzanne Ciani




Man has the right to be the servant of a master that attends to him: that is the miserable substance of the great Enlightenment notion of the natural human right.

Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot 1953

David Graeber on "democracy" from Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology


The ruling elites should occasionally consult with "the public"—in carefully staged contests, replete with rather meaningless jousts and tournaments—to reestablish their right to go on making their decisions for them.

Keaton and Chaplin in Limelight, 1952

Happy bricks, Japan

Imre Kepes The big bad wolves

Paul Musgrave


Person 1:
welcome home. Did you have a good day looking at screens at work?

Person 2:
yes, my screens were good. How were your screens?

Person 1:
they were less good, so I'd like to watch something on the big screen in our house.

Person 2:
okay, but I might use my small screen while we watch.

Battle of Orgreave, UK miners' strike 1984-85

Vroom by Pierre Charpin, 1997

Screamin' Jay Hawkins in Jim Jarmusch's Mystery Train 1989

Big Bill Broonzy with Studs Terkel
Live at WFMT Studios, Chicago, IL
July 22, 1953


01 Cryin’ Joe Turner
02 Plowhand Blues
03 CC Rider Blues
04 Makin’ My Get Away
05 Stand Your Test and Judgement
06 Willie Mae
07 The Little Crawfish
08 Goin’ Down the Road Feelin’ Bad
09 John Henry
10 Glory of Love Outro

Niclas Hoflin Hunter Desk table lamp.