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Caligula in Ljubljana – LJ Pic of the Day

Today's pic of the day --the tenth (!) straight in the project's latest run-- is quite likely the goriest poster you'll find in the Slovenian capital these days: this one announcing the Slovenian National Theater's upcoming production of Albert Camus' Caligula. The ketchup-covered ruler? Noted Slovenian actor Marko Mandić. Poster design by Danijela…
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Faces of the BRICS – LJ Pics du Jour

That's the name of an exhibit now on display at Ljubljana's City Hall through --tomorrow, 6 November. My apologies for the short notice, but I only came across it today. BRICS is the acronym coined more than a decade ago for the planet's rising economic powers --Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Actually, it was BRIC until 2010 when…
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Salamiad 2012

Today's LJ Pic of the Day is another call to action if you happen to be in Ljubljana tomorrow, happen to not have afternoon plans, and happen to not be a…
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McCurry in Ljubljana, Thru June 17

There won't be too many of you who won't recognize this iconic photo taken by Steve McCurry, whose work will be on exhibit at Ljubljana Castle through June 17. McCurry popped into town today for tonight's official opening, hosted by Slovenian President Danilo Turk. A facebook friend was kind enough to send me an invitation, but a late hour…
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Reflecting..

.. on precisely what it means that I've managed to post a daily photo from Ljubljana for a record 39th straight day. When I figure it out, I'll let you know.
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Eastern Europe Envy

I just came across this interesting piece --Six Enviable Traits From Eastern Europe-- in Big Think by Francis Tapon who spent the past three years traveling in…
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Project USA Update

USA, as we all know, stands for Uninspired Socialist Architecture, the working title of a photo project I've been toying with for the past few months.
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