1. Icons of Irony: The Grinning Faces of Yue Minjun

    Leave a comment

    December 21, 2014 by katmcdaniel

    Noah's Ark, 2006
Used in accordance with Fair Use Policy

    What remains when our faith in the institutions around us is shattered? Chinese artist Yue Minjun’s work gives an answer. …
    Continue reading

  2. Quote for Today: Frida Kahlo

    2

    December 21, 2014 by katmcdaniel

    Girl working in Myanmar
Public Domain Image via Pixabay

    Nothing is worth more than laughter. It is strength to laugh and to abandon oneself, to be light. Tragedy is …
    Continue reading

  3. Quote for Today: Mark Helprin

    Leave a comment

    December 20, 2014 by katmcdaniel

    Public Domain Image by Pixabay

    Lonely people have enthusiasms which cannot always be explained. When something strikes them as funny, the intensity and length of …
    Continue reading

  4. Quote for Today: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

    Leave a comment

    December 19, 2014 by katmcdaniel

    Public Domain Image via Pixabay

    And the little prince broke into a lovely peal of laughter, which irritated me very much. I like my misfortunes …
    Continue reading

  5. Laughter and Light: Self Determination and Providence in the World of Wobbly Barstool

    4

    December 19, 2014 by katmcdaniel

    WobblyBarstool - cover low res

    Have you ever wondered what novels Charles Dickens might have written if he possessed a sunnier disposition? Meet Wobbly Barstool. Jane …
    Continue reading

  6. Quote for Today: Jennifer Donnelly

    Leave a comment

    December 18, 2014 by katmcdaniel

    Street play in Mumbai. India
© GiveWell with CClicense

    I have done this—made the sad prince laugh. Made his grieving parents smile. None but me. Think you only kings …
    Continue reading

  7. Quote for Today: Donna Tartt

    Leave a comment

    December 17, 2014 by katmcdaniel

    Public Domain Image via Pixabay

    We looked at each other and just laughed; everything was hysterically funny, even the playground slide was smiling at us, …
    Continue reading

Experiencing the world through the arts and creativity.

The theme for the week is laughter.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 818 other followers

Apply to be a Synkroniciti Collaborative Artist

Complete our online application here.

Join our mailing list!

Click here to receive updates and news from us.

Fractured Atlas Member

SYNKRONICITI is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization. Contributions for the purposes of SYNKRONICITI must be made payable to Fractured Atlas and are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. Donate online here.
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 818 other followers