Monthly Archives: September 2010

Homeless Artists

The first time I recall buying art from a homeless person was in Kenya some years ago.  The artist was a Somali women seeking safety in a UNHCR operated refugee camp.  Her surroundings were incredibly basic; her studio was her … Continue reading

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A sucker for markets

People who have travelled with me know that I am a sucker for markets.  I find it painful to drive past one and not stop.  We’re not talking about supermarkets, shopping centres, outlet malls and Walmarts.  We are certainly not … Continue reading

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