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Patrice Habans, Salvador Dalí sortant du sous-sol du subconscient tenant en laisse un tamanoir romantique, l’animal qu’André Breton avait choisi comme ex-libris

Salvador Dali Taking His Anteater for a Walk. This is amazing. He even lived his life in a surreal manner. Who owns an anteater as a pet? Apparently Savaldor Dali, that's who.

10 Female Samurai While strictly a masculine term, the Japanese bushi class did have women who received similar Samurai training. These were called “Onna-Bugeisha,” and were known to participate in combat with their male Samurai. Weapon of choice was usually the naginata, a spear with a curved, sword-like blade that was versatile, & relatively light. Battle site Senbon Matsubaru remains were DNA tested & 35 of 105 bodies were female.

Rare photograph of an Onna-bugeisha, female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan. Often mistakenly referred to as “female samurai”, female warriors have a long history in Japan, beginning long before samurai emerged as a warrior class.

Le Corbusier and Albert Einstein, Princeton, New Jersey, c. 1946 Imgur

Le Corbusier and Albert Einstein, Princeton, New Jersey, c. 1946 [1298 x 1600]

Le Corbusier and Albert Einstein, Two of the brightest minds from the past century. Back in Le Corbusier met Albert Einstein at Princeton after traveling to New York to present at the United Nations his project for the UN Headquarters.

Salvador Dali and his bride Gala 1934. – avec Marcelo Varela.

Salvador Dali and his bride Gala – avec Marcelo Varela. Salvador Dali ties the knot with Gala in the back yard of an Edwardian terrace.

Paul Gauguin in Alphonse Mucha’s studio, c.1894. © Mucha Trust colorized by painters-in-color

The artist painter Paul Gauguin playing the harmonium in Alfons Mucha’s studio at rue de la Grande-Chaumière, Paris , 1895 by Alfons Mucha gauguin mucha mucha instrument piano

World class martial arts in Shaolin Temple. The monks train kungfu to kids as young as 3 years old- and yes they teach to those of us who are not Chinese heritage too (though you may have to brush up on your Mandarin first!)

World class martial arts in Shaolin Temple. The monks train kungfu to kids as young as 3 years old- and yes they teach to those of us who are not Chinese heritage too (though you may have to brush up on your Mandarin first!

Edvard Munch (1863-1944) was een Noorse kunstschilder. Confrontaties met ziekte en dood lieten in hem de hartstocht voor de kunst ontwaken. De angst voor het verlies van zijn naasten bleef de jonge kunstenaar jaren achtervolgen. Deze geestelijke onrust had hij gemeen met Van Gogh, hoewel hij minder van de natuur uitgaat dan van het psychische.

Edvard December 1863 – 23 January was a Norwegian painter and printmaker whose intensely evocative treatment of psychological themes built upon some of the main tenets of late Symbolism and greatly influenced German Expressionism in the early century.

Steve McQueen - His movies ("The Magnificent Seven," "The Great Escape," "The Cincinnati Kid," "The Sand Pebbles," "The Thomas Crown Affair," "Bullitt, "The Getaway," "Papillon" and "The Towering Inferno") grossed approximately half a billion dollars during his reign as cinema’s "King of Cool"

Steve McQueen - His movies ("The Magnificent Seven," "The Great Escape," "The Cincinnati Kid," "The Sand Pebbles," "The Thomas Crown Affair," "Bullitt, "The Getaway," "Papillon" and "The Towering Inferno") grossed approximately half a billion dollars during his reign as cinema’s "King of Cool"

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