Eid Mubarak! 

This image of Amadou Bamba is from a prayer shirt by Serigne Bache. Bache’s portrait of Bamba combines verses from the Quran and Bamba’s poetry within an outline of Bamba. 

From the UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History

Eid Mubarak!

This image of Amadou Bamba is from a prayer shirt by Serigne Bache. Bache’s portrait of Bamba combines verses from the Quran and Bamba’s poetry within an outline of Bamba.

From the UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History

Detail of Valerie Atkisson’s Hanging Family History (Patriarchally Oriented).  (at Brigham Young University Museum of Art)

Detail of Valerie Atkisson’s Hanging Family History (Patriarchally Oriented). (at Brigham Young University Museum of Art)

Window in home of one of the Ball brothers. Minnetrista in Muncie, Indiana.  (at Minnetrista Cultural Center)

Window in home of one of the Ball brothers. Minnetrista in Muncie, Indiana. (at Minnetrista Cultural Center)

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On my blog today: UNAM, the University City in Mexico City that opened in 1954. All-star team of architects, artists and sculptors.

Yellow butterfly on liatris.

Yellow butterfly on liatris.

Spotted this bright orange fungus in the woods today.

Spotted this bright orange fungus in the woods today.

Two elk tooth dresses made by artist Wendy Red Star’s grandmother (Crow). Part of “Circling the Camp: Wendy Red Star” at iMOCA with support from @eiteljorgmuseum. #imoca (at iMOCA)

Two elk tooth dresses made by artist Wendy Red Star’s grandmother (Crow). Part of “Circling the Camp: Wendy Red Star” at iMOCA with support from @eiteljorgmuseum. #imoca (at iMOCA)

Grandmother’s garden quilt pieced by my great-aunt Mae and quilted by a family friend.

Grandmother’s garden quilt pieced by my great-aunt Mae and quilted by a family friend.

Indiana’s state tree is the tulip tree.

Indiana’s state tree is the tulip tree.

… love’s me … love’s me not … love’s me …

… love’s me … love’s me not … love’s me …