Monthly Archives: April 2009

ON AGAIN: BALI SPIRIT FESTIVAL 09

ON AGAIN: BALI SPIRIT FESTIVAL 09 Having attended more than my fair share of official openings in Indonesia, I really tried to come late to avoid the droning speeches. Alas, it doesn’t always work. Having barely missed another modern, highly...
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THE DIGITAL DIVIDE

On Saturday I had on my photographer hat to give a talk for the Bali Creative Community’s day long Creative Entrepreneur’s workshop. I had planned to talk about the importance of keeping the flame alive during our current economic downturn....
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Cultural Theft

the justifications of the powerful I haven’t thought about this much recently, but a recent request on twitter by Kristie Lu Stout of CNN asking for opinions on whether or not cultural treasures belong in their country of origin got...
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Semana Santa and an Empire Destroyed

The Moor’s last sigh: lost treasures of a real civilization This Easter I finally made it to Andalusia, Southern Spain to see the Santa Semana week of Easter celebrations in Sevilla. I was curious to see how much similarity it...
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BARCELONA to ANDALUSIA

HOLA TURISTA (1) No regrets having tacked on a trip to Spain on to my job in Milan. Thought I would give a quick run down on recommendations on places where we stayed and ate! (Don’t worry I was travelling...
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FROM MILAN TO BARCELONA: WHERE IS THE RECESSION?

OK I don’t have any numbers to back this up, and it is totally flying by the seat of my pants, but after 5 days in Milan and 3 days in Barcelona I am not sure I am seeing a...
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