Constance De France

115 Ribbons l 624 Emily Dickinson

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Fragments of Poem 624, published in 1890 by Emily Dickinson, accompany a sequence of 115 Ribbons dating from 1910 to 1940 found on a French Brocante, photographed and assembled by Connie Dekker in 2013
Music: Questa Volta by Ludovico Einaudi, permission needs to be obtained.

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pastorale

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Pastorale (Belles Heures) is a series of landscape photographs at which I am at work off and on since 2008. To bring glass stained windows together with pictures of the countryside was for me a way to encapture my sentiments on my stay in the Allier, Auvergne, France. [Read more below the grid] While visiting [...]

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be still 1

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be still 2

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be still 3

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Apart from Arcopal dinnerware, Dekker collects vases. Most of them are ALPHO ceramics or Cyclope ceramics. In 2016 Dekker started to photograph still lifes. She started with wild flowers and gladiolus. This page shows the chrysanthemum series.

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wind & window

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Tavarnelle Val di Pesa, 2002, the late afternoon tramontana plays with the curtains in a window. The curtains reminded me of this Japanese poem: A ship from Holland! with numerous sails, ahead of the embowed clouds. The video is made in 2015 and makes part of a series of slideshows in which the wind is [...]

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Etude – Arcopal Lullaby – dedicated to Marieke

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The story of … (Arcopal) Arcopal dinnerware first appeared in 1958. I started to collect Arcopal in 2008 at brocante’s in the Allier, France. This video is a slideshow of my collection Arcopal bowls accompanied by Bach’s Für Elise, a popular piece of music for a popular series of dinnerware ;-) Duration: 3:32 min

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performance – lo soffia

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embroidery – deep in the water

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performance – waiting

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