Category Archives: Personal

I’m an Art Historian, Not Some Opera Floozy!

School’s out for summer! This means I can try to hold down a job(s?) while getting into my bad habit of being a creature of the night. This blog has been decaying and festering like a (really, fill in whatever … Continue reading

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Distant Worlds

My life fell apart this year. There’s not really a better way to say it. I lost the most precious things imaginable to me, including a lot of my self identity. Sorry to be such a downer. If you’ve been … Continue reading

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According to my timeline The Starving Art Historian’s 1st birthday came and went. I wish my real birthday would have been this ignored! Thanks for reading. Hopefully there’s many more years of writing ahead. I love you guys with all … Continue reading

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A Dark Genius for the Ages

There’s blood beneath every layer of skin Alexander McQueen, what can I say about you that hasn’t already been said? It’s been a year and a half since Lee Alexander McQueen, just Lee to his friends, committed suicide, and I … Continue reading

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Charmé, I’m Sure

I had what can only be described as a surreal time over the weekend. On Friday, I was introduced to J, a Chinese gallery owner and curator who holds court on the floor above my workplace. At least I think … Continue reading

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The Shanghai Art Historian

When I started blogging, I swore I wouldn’t be one of the many writers who only stay for the honeymoon period. Then look at me, going off the radar for a month and a half! It’s not that I think … Continue reading

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Hello all, I know I’ve been a bad blogger lately, but I just wanted to offer up the excuse that it’s finals time at school. Meaning I have to write things like my last post, except more convincing, without the … Continue reading

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