Tag Archives: Art Institute Chicago

Travels with Charley: An Amtrak-tive Alternative

Taking the Railroad Less Traveled by Charles McKelvy Surely you have taken Amtrak from New Buffalo and enjoyed the ride. Same with the South Shore from Carroll Avenue in Michigan City. I’m not knocking either method, and, yes, I’ve been … Continue reading

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Easter Card

(Chicago, Illinois) For my 2017 Easter Card, may I humble present my photograph of the Resurrection by Cecco del Caravaggio (Francesco Buoneri).  I meditate before it every time we visit the Art Institute Chicago because this altarpiece from 1619-20 exaggerates the … Continue reading

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Made in Japan

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Lion Cubs Fan

 

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Readers are Leaders

(Chicago, Illinois) Natalie and I both love to read, and we both have loved to read since childhood.  So, it was no coincidence the other day, when we encountered two ringing endorsements for our love of reading as we did … Continue reading

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Study of a Young Woman

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Jewish History

 

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