nycALIVE: NY Botanical Gardens

DSC_0316These photos are live, which means no work, no retouch, no photoshop. Don’t have my laptop, etc.

DSC_0597In a big, small place, did you really think you would find a kind of Eden hidden away for 100 years+ amid the brick and concrete? Did you ever think you would see the Bronx River flowing pure enough for canoers? Did you ever think you would find a place smart enough to capitalize on the fortunes of Diego and Frida? Did you ever think you would find the best-mannered staff in the city?

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Someone got the bright idea to put up work of Frida, and duplicate Diego and Frida’s and the pyramid and garden of the Casa Azul (Blue House) in Mexico City. It worked, it got me to go there. And I loved the whole park. A great place to spend a day.

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DSC_0606Against the backdrop of sights like these, beauty is really where you find it.

 

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