Home / Musings

Violet Diamonds – The Jewels of Elizabeth Taylor

  14.10.2011   Dawn Moore   Musings   2 Comments

SHE WAS LATE, the day we met in 1999.  Not as late as her legend would profess, but late enough to remind us who she was. That meant everyone waited.

Art Schmart

  4.10.2011   Dawn Moore   Musings   4 Comments

  I THINK ALOT ABOUT WHAT DRAWS ME – or anyone else, for that matter – to a particular work of art.   I won’t bore you with all the ruminations,

Behind the Scenes

  19.09.2011   Dawn Moore   Musings   3 Comments

DON’T LET ANYONE TELL YOU photo shoots are horrifically stressful, dreary events. They’re a blast! Filled with creativity and artists making magic.  My gig covering the warm and wonderful Tracy


  10.08.2011   Dawn Moore   Musings   13 Comments

“CUSTOM PRE-FAB” SOUNDS LIKE AN OXYMORON, I know.  But, you’ll be intrigued to learn it is not.  In fact, designing these build-by-numbers dwellings has become my passion.  And vocation. Although,

Legendary Lautner

  24.07.2011   Dawn Moore   Musings   4 Comments

“THE NEXT-BEST ARCHITECT ON EARTH,” according to Frank Lloyd Wright (after himself, of course).  “A God,” says former student Frank Gehry.  Marking the 100th year of John Lautner’s birth, the

An Unquiet Mind – the Work of Tim Burton

  12.07.2011   Dawn Moore   Musings   3 Comments

Macabre.  Bemused.  Tortured.  Whimsical.  Alienated. Pick one… or two.  Tim Burton has made a significant living forcing his demons on both Disney executives and Helena Bonham Carter. The LACMA exhibition