Tag Archives: Art

Josef Sudek – Trees and Photography

Josef Sudek was born in 1896 in what is now the Czech Republic. He took up photography after being wounded in the First World War, and managed to capture some beautiful scenes despite only having the use of one hand. … Continue reading

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Dagmar Hochová

Taking a break from posts on my reading, I thought I’d share something else I’ve been enjoying of late! Dagmar Hochová (1926 – 2012) was a Czech photographer, working in the 1950s and 1960s. She travelled as far as Vietnam, … Continue reading

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Любимая Аленка!

I was browsing some links that I have amassed in my bookmarks, trying to find something I’d stored to read at a later date, when I stumbled upon the Creative Roots website again, and to my great joy and surprise … Continue reading

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We Are Not Okay

Talking about the work of self-titled ‘Christian artist’ Thomas Kinkade, who tried to capture an image of a world before the fall, in contrast to the more startling image of Holbein’s The Body of the Dead Christ in the Tomb, … Continue reading

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