Buenos Aires Murals and Street Art

[click to enlarge] Buenos Aires is a paradise for street art enthusiasts and artists alike. One of the reasons is that unlike most large world cities it has an open and relatively unrestricted approach to urban art. This means that abandoned and derelict as well as occupied buildings can be used as art spaces as long as owners give their permission. On a recent long weekend visit to Buenos Aires I decided to join a guided street art tour instead […]

Stage Shifting (The Shift of the Stages)

All the world’s a stage – Shakespeare. We are all actors in the theatre of life and we play our parts, consciously or unconsciously. At this time, in space and time, we happen to find ourselves in a shifting paradigm. At the end of the day, each scriptwriter will have some say, about the final stage of his or her own personal play. In the old (still present) age it has felt like the stage had been set. Most of […]

Rustic ARTitecture

I arrived in South America 3 weeks ago and spent 5 days in Buenos Aires. I got these shots with my Film SLR and then as usual I had to wait for them to be developed. I might take most of my future shots with my Digital SLR as it has become increasingly difficult (and expensive) to get film processed, no matter where you are in the world. – Jean-Jacques ** Photography by Jean-Jacques M. with Pentax P30T Film SLR […]