I first thought about writing this article 4 years ago, when I was freshly welcomed into the Visual Playground family. But I thought, as one does, that maybe my list would be perceived as patronizing or (hopefully) redundant – as it was supposed to mark mostly common sense advice.
Într-un an și ceva mi i-a pus în brațe pe William Steig, Hannah Arendt, Lynda Barry, John Berger, William Grill, Dominique Goblet, Beatrice Alemagna, Raschka & Radunsky, Simon Hanselmann, Nora Krug, Sempé, Emil Ferris, Russell Hoban, Sophie Calle, David Wojnarowicz, Saul Leiter, Giuliana Bruno, Paddy & Joan Leigh Fermor, Nick Drnaso, Nicole Hollander, Agnès Varda, Zhu Yingchun, Edward Gorey și nici nu mai știu pe câți alții, pe ei i-am luat repede de pe cotoarele din teancul preferatelor recente.
It's been quite a while, but here they are: a new round of 5 favorite poems illustrated by 5 lovely local artists.
Carina Davidoiu, Cristina Frei, Alina Marinescu, Alexandra Mocanu and Biliana Velikova received the poems via e-mail only a few days ago and sent them back to me as wonderful illustrations.