Hervé Télémaque (1937 – 2022), moved from Haiti to the US in 1957 to work as an artist. He described his time there as a struggle against the dominance of both abstract expressionist painting and racism in wider society. After moving to Paris in 1961 Télémaque curated the Mythologies Quotidiennes exhibition. He also cofounded the narrative figuration movement, which incorporated elements of pop art and surrealism. La Girouette (The Weathervane, 1969) is typical of this approach – Télémaque ‘narrates’ the painting with objects and imagery from his personal life. Everyday items like a clothes hanger and beach chair are combined in surprising and ambiguous ways.
If you’ve been diagnosed with plantar fasciitis, you probably understand how excruciating it can be to walk even just a few steps, let alone a longer distance. The pain caused by this prevalent foot condition can significantly reduce your quality of life and prevent you from participating in your daily routines. Activities such as running, working out at the gym, or simply taking your furry companion for a stroll can seem almost insurmountable. Continue reading How Compression Socks Alleviate Plantar Fasciitis Pain→
In recent years, interest in cannabis and its consumption has grown exponentially. While smoking a joint is the most common way to consume cannabis, different devices such as vaporizers, dabs, and water pipes are becoming popular. Some people use it for recreational purposes only, but others find that it provides relief for certain ailments. Cannabis is becoming a part of every industry out there, and that includes fashion.
Are you a person who dreads buying gifts because your friends and family are all super picky and you can never figure out what they want? I feel you on this. Fortunately, if you have Shark lovers on your gift list, you can cross them off now because the prefect choice for the shark fan who also has feet is this Shark Birthday Card and matching Shark (Attack) socks from Institches!