Узяв собі паняночку — В чистім полі земляночку.

I married a young lady - a dugout in an open field.

А ми тую червону калину підіймемо,
А ми нашу славну Україну, гей, гей, розвеселимо!

We'll straighten that red guelder-rose,
We'll sheer up our glorious Ukraine!

Oi u luzi chervona kalyna...
song, Ukrainian song

Wherever you are, be always ready to make slight notes of postures, groups and incidents. Store up in the mind... a continuous stream of observations from which to make selections later.


Every time I paint a portrait I lose a friend.

portrait, friend, Singer Sargent, Sargent

We are discovering today that several of the premises which are deeply ingrained in our way of life are simply untrue and become pathogenic when implemented with modern technology.

Gregory Bateson, Bateson

Interesting phenomena occur when two or more rhythmic patterns are combined, and these phenomena illustrate very aptly the enrichment of information that occurs when one description is combined with another.

Gregory Bateson, Bateson

The creature that wins against its environment destroys itself.

Gregory Bateson, Bateson

Human verbal communication can operate and always does operate at many contrasting levels of abstraction.

Gregory Bateson, Bateson

The meaning of your communication is the response you get.

Gregory Bateson, Bateson

It takes two to know one.

Gregory Bateson, Bateson


Lena Nechet, artist - Fine art, media productions, language.
San Diego, California , USA ,
Art@LenaNechet.com 323-686-1771