|Kazimir Malevich, Suprematist Composition: White on White, 1918. source|
|Robert Rauschenberg, Erased de Kooning Drawing, 1953. source|
The window beckons, framing the silver-tinged, grainy whiteness, a vista made tangible solely by the slight chill it imparts, your only direct connection to reality. It's an unchanging view below, punctuated rarely by rapidly filling footsteps.
|Vija Clemins, Night Sky #17, 2000-2001. source|
Massive, swirling swarm of black birds stipples the sky.
Immediacy, timelessness. Proximity, vastness. Fate, luck. All wrapped in a veil of snow.
From the 8th floor of the Hampton Inn at Reagan National Airport, 22-24 January 2016. Written with full knowledge that not everyone involved in #blizzard2016 has the opportunity for faux philosophy.