Inspired Expression

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I went to an art exhibition yesterday. I went there without expectations and I left sooner than I usually do when going to a museum. The exhibition was about the women of the avant-garde and although I like the concept of avant-garde, apparently I’m not really into the actual avant-garde art.

So, not loving the art but still fascinated by the expression of these uncompromisingly weird women and very inspired by this quote;

Now, I can’t be sure that I actually know what this lady is talking about but to me it sounds a lot like a complexified version of ‘follow your heart’.

The way I see it, one of our main projects in this life is to uncover our own unique essence and then express it as truthfully and uncompromisingly as possible.

So, today I cut my hair. Not entirely sparked by the exhibition but still with an air of synchronicity between the artsy expression and what I have been doing with my life in the past few months.

My new hair is not exactly avant-garde but about 12 inches did end up on my hairdressers floor.

 

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14 thoughts on “Inspired Expression

    jensine said:
    May 19, 2012 at 7:59 pm

    wow … drastic … my curls do as they please and every now and then I chop tehm off … shin length at the moment … and about avangarde, i do like it but don’t always get it and some is just too weird

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      realityinprogress responded:
      May 19, 2012 at 8:05 pm

      Shin lenght, that’s a wow :D

      I guess I got the too weird kind and further more, I really didn’t like the color composition, which is very important in my opinion. Not at all art critique qualified but very opinionated :D

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        jensine said:
        May 19, 2012 at 8:22 pm

        that’s always good, opinionated is a plus

        And I meant chin length … nowhere near my shins only when I bend over :-)

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          realityinprogress responded:
          May 19, 2012 at 8:27 pm

          oh that makes sense – haha I was crazy impressed :D

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            jensine said:
            May 19, 2012 at 8:29 pm

            no … never been that long, and how would you go to the toilet, all that hair in the way, and how would it ever dry

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    Nowan Zen said:
    May 21, 2012 at 2:20 pm

    12 inches of hair? I’d love to see the new cut.

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      realityinprogress responded:
      May 21, 2012 at 4:21 pm

      Been contemplating stepping a little further out of the safe anonymity – not quite there yet.. But I can say that it’s short and a little asymmetrical.

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