quotidianus
(or what Max Ernst called a sort of "mental contagion")








"Chance favors the prepared mind." -- Louis Pasteur, Scientist









































"Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that life is serious." -- Brendan Gill, Writer





























































"Art is a form of communication that insinuates. We expect the artist to have more to say than what he communicated and suspect that what he said was a subterfuge for hiding something." -- Nicolas Calas (A Surrealist, who also talked about "unconscious reality".)





























































"The principles of true art is not to portray, but to evoke." -- Jerzy Kosinski, Writer




































"Life has to be given a meaning because of the obvious fact that it has no meaning."
-- Henry Miller, Writer/American Existentialist



The site-specific installation, quotidianus, was done in the fall of 2013 by Maureen Palmieri and Claudia Cage aka: MoCo. Photo credit: Lawrence Chatterton.