02 October 2008

today's list for tonight



the mister's first solo show
titled 'b-boy'
which is all about the exuberance and ingenuity
of the early golden days of hip hop
downtown at the grassy knoll gallery
a whole room of paintings by that guy I like
a whole room!
plus, a dj and b-boys on hand
to do what djs and b-boys do



and I'm proud, so extremely (almost unbearably) proud
of that guy I like, I love



and um, I have nothing to wear.

24 comments:

  1. oh- how awesome! go Ward!

    you are one of the most stylishous people- I am sure you will find something fantastic to wear...

    havefun!

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  2. perhaps i will get to meet you this evening

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  3. jennifer (dreemintrea)October 02, 2008 3:13 PM

    THIS is SOOOOOOOOO incredibly exCITING!!!!!! way to GO, ward! and miss andrea...you'd shine in a flour sack..so don't fret. so wish i was close enough to come...view..and congratulate. have FUN!!!!

    i'm gonna tell my little brother...he'd totally dig this! (or...maybe it's not 'public'???)

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  4. jennifer (dreemintrea)October 02, 2008 3:18 PM

    just read the fine print "open to the public" (grin) BREAK DANCING too! MAN i wish i could go. ho-hum.

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  5. can't wait... the gallery is like 2blocks from where i live!!! xo xo

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  6. Ooooh his art is fantastic. It is begging all of us to do a cute little post about it.

    Tell your mister congratulations.

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  7. Very cool drawings. I'm sure whatever you wear, it'll be perfect.

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  8. I am SO excited! I wish I could be there!
    Congratulations!

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  9. i'm bummed i couldn't be there tonight, but as i sit here in my hotel room in boston - alone btw - i am sending love and pride. can't wait to stop and see the work in the coming weeks. perhaps you'd like to go with me???? :o)

    oh and --- whadya wear? <3

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  10. congrats to mr. w!

    hope it was a fun night [i'm sure you looked beyond smashing!]

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  11. Very, very cool! Love his work.
    You, you I'm sure with your amazing sense of style can find something adorable.

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  12. Hi Andrea,

    Just to let you know that Alicia mentioned your blog as one of her favorites in her interview today :)
    Please drop by when you have the time.

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  13. He is some kinda talented.
    I have drawing envy!

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  14. So I wanted to leave you a non sequitur.

    I was walking home from work yesterday down West Peachtree St. past the Civic Center MARTA station. I passed a young woman sitting on the ledge reading a book and wearing a really awesome blue floral patterned buckethat. Then a young black girl went past wearing funky maroon and orange Nikes and riding this incredible retro bicycle.

    I thought to myself, "Oh! The whole world should look that funky and cool all the time."

    And then I thought, "That would be like Hula Seventy's world."

    And then I smiled.

    Just thought you'd like to know that a moment of coolness reminded me of your blog and made me smile.

    Have a great weekend!

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  15. we had a wonderful time, always good to see the two of you. and you looked stunning as always.

    [sorry we had to leave to get the kid in bed]

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  16. That's wonderful! You'll have a great time, and you'll look beautiful no matter what you wear. Oh my goodness, what a blast!

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  17. congrats to you and yours on the big show! maybe you can make it a traveling one and scoot on over to kc. i'd love to attend that show.

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  18. The show was a blast! Thanks for the invite. We loved Ward's stuff, especially the junky piece of wood from our back yard that became art. It's the closest to artistic we've ever come ;o)

    And, of course, you looked great, as always!

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  19. I've gotta admit that I was a bit bummed that your blog updates have been a little sparse... especially it's one of my favorites! But now I see why... who could resist ripping herself away from her incredibly talented husband? Understandable, understandable... but pretty please,
    don't leave us photoblog fans in the dust!

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  20. YOU are not going to believe this -but my boyfriend and I finished up with dinner and started to get dressed to come see you guys and I couldn't FIND anything to wear. I looked at Steven and was like you can't wear that infront of the Hula and Ward. I felt so frustrated that I didn't go - 2 blocks away - because of a wardrobe malfunction. Isn't Ward's work up thru October?

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  21. how cool!!i went to his blog and got lost among the youtube videos of the dancers for some time!!

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  22. Hahaha...haven't been over in a while and wanted to say I love Ward's work through your lens. It's interesting to read about an art show, and then read about it from the other-half's point of view. Cool. I wish I could go.

    Just wear something with mesh. and a fanny pack. :)

    Or better yet, something like... http://cartooncurio.blogspot.com/2006/02/boogie-through-birthday.html

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