LEA 15 – Invisible Cities


Saturdaynight Sy and I visited the LEA 15 sim, currently featuring several art installations with as central theme ‘Invisible Cities’.  One of my favourite is the city created by Rebeca Bashly. On the arrival point you can grab a ‘gondolina’ to wear and to use to ‘sail’ through the greenish canals of what seems like…

Arctica Dreams


Arctica Dreams is an amazing art installation on Metales, by Rebeca Bashly. A true masterpiece, created in ice! I found it refreshing that Rebeca did not use the so often seen (white-blueish) ice and snow textures, but choose for an almost glasslike way to create this quiet and cold fantasy world. My pics don’t do…

Dinner party!


This week of the year is overloaded with food, dinner parties and festivities – not only in RL but for me this year particularly in Second Life. When hopping around in between my sailing adventures…I ran into the dinner party set at La Galleria (where I also bought my cabin) and I just needed to…

“Lasciate ogne speranza, voi ch’intrate”


“Lasciate ogne speranza, voi ch’intrate“, or probably known better translated: “Abandon all hope, ye who enter here”… Pretty cheerful, right? It is a famous line from Inferno, the first part of Dante’s epic poem Divine Comedy, and it is written on the gate of Hell, where Virgil awaits Dante to guide him through the nine…

Ice Sculptures by Rebeca Bashly (updated)


Only in Second Life…can you visit an art gallery filled with Ice Sculptures while it is tropical outside :). I visited Rebeca Bashly’s exhibit in UTSA (M), a permanent collection of lovely ice sculptures.  Cool, in all ways…and specially nice when in midnight! (PS: yes, I editted this post. Rebeca told me it is not…