Four eyes in Santiago

Urban Canvases – 15 Street Art Snaps from Santiago, Chile

From elaborate gallery quality murals to the polemical scribblings by spray can-armed voices of desperate illumination, a new weekly series debuts

Who's going to steal the next revolution?

Who’s Going to Steal the Next Revolution? – LJ Pic of the Day

That’s a direct translation so not only is this is the sixth straight daily pic from the Slovenian capital but for non-speakers, your first Slovenian language lesson as well. This is the main streetside wall of the University of Ljubljana’s Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering, on Aškerčeva street. Snapped …

A little love in San Telmo

Finding Love in San Telmo (Pic du Jour)

This snap of some graffiti and murals in the San Telmo neighborhood of Buenos Aires was the most appropriate visual I could come up with on short notice for today’s St. Valentine’s Day holiday. To those of you who celebrated, I hope you celebrated well. 

Near the Angel Gallardo metro sub, Buenos Aires, 22-Jan-2013

Just a Bus – Pic du Jour

This was the first picture I snapped in Buenos Aires, which is reason enough to post it, no? Near the Angel Gallardo subte station, Buenos Aires, 22-Jan-2013.

I had no money so I stole some car paint. - Graffiti, Ljubljana, 30-Dec-2012

Resourcefulness – Pic du Jour

The best artists are both resourceful and honest.

Fall in Love, Not in Line

A Simple New Year’s Resolution

That’s one we can all easily aspire to as we begin what will be our best year yet. Wishing you lots of love in 2013, along with plenty of health, happiness, serenity and peace. Thanks everyone for visiting, liking, commenting and sharing over the past year – it’s all very …

Taking off into the future. Ljubljana, 19-Dec-2012

Taking Off Into the Future

I spotted this yesterday afternoon and liked the juxtaposition. At top, a billboard for Adria Airlines, Slovenia’s national carrier, reads: “Taking off into the future.” Just below it is a scrawled reminder for tomorrow’s nationwide demonstration, which reads: “We won’t pay for your crisis! Take to the streets on Dec …



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Love (is still) Coming Soon – Pic du Jour

I first mentioned this graffiti nearly three years ago, and I’m delighted to report that it’s still there on a wall next to the entrance of the University of Ljubljana’s Central Technical Library near Cankarjev Dom. Spreading the word to anyone willing to listen. I’m away at the moment, enjoying …