Taking and Making: January 21

Today, I took in: 

the Basquiat exhibition “Boom for Real” at the Barbican, with friends — I hadn’t known much about Basquiat at all before I went, just sort of recognized a style; the exhibition is a good intro to this autodidact’s wonderfully sprawling range of interests and impressive commitment to creating

an episode of Miranda

 

Today, I made:

a little progress in Duolingo, even if I did have to repeat a section