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About kkurman

Semi-Retired Landscape Gardener working now on life's passions. Time is running out.

from a recent visit to Arnold Arboretum

the administration building in the Linden (Tillia) collection Hydrangea paniculata grandiflora ‘Quickfire’ Clerodendrum trichotomum the deliciously fragrant Harlequin Glorybower grove of Metasequoia glyptostroboides Symplocos paniculata Clethra barbanervis Acer tartaricum

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Photos on Display

I was recently invited by Kristen Ellsworth-Wing to contribute some of my photos to the staging of a new home in Edgartown.  It offered a rare opportunity to see some of my images in an actual living situation and to … Continue reading

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photographs installed at Attune Health in Beverly Hills

Dr. Swamy Venuturupalli invited me to install a range of images from my book, “Morning Light” in his newly opened clinic on Wilshire and Robertson in Beverly Hills.  A fantastic opportunity to see this series in print and in a … Continue reading

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moving days

moving. again.  it’s been a pattern of life for me, as much as I seek to reform. I should take as my emblem a hermit crab, reclusive yet restless, adapting to change through assimilation.  in times like these I’m exposed … Continue reading

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Robert Armstrong and Sylvia Byus Wedding Photo

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TCM Classic Movie Festival Premier

The Third Annual Turner Classic Movies Classic Film Festival opened Thursday  with a grand Red Carpet event outside the fabled Grauman’s Chinese Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard.   Held over four days in the heart of historic Hollywood, the TCM Classic … Continue reading

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WRATH OF THE BULLY’S The Weinstein Co. vs. MPAA

WRATH OF THE TITANS, in IMAX 3-D, sequel to CLASH OF THE TITANS, opens this weekend. Also opening this weekend is BULLY, the new documentary by Lee Hirsch about the increase in, and increasingly vehement, incidents of bullying among young … Continue reading

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Talk of the Town! 14

kkurman, on the backbeat.  9 March’12           Its all LORAX right now. Well, Dr. Seuss anyway. It was just his birthday on March 2nd. He was born in 1904, so he would have been 108, he died in ’91. To … Continue reading

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MAGIC CITY Preview Event West Hollywood   The Press Release for the launch of MAGIC CITY, a new TV series produced for the Starz network, opens, “In 1959 Miami Beach, nothing is what it seems…” That pretty much says it … Continue reading

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MAD MEN is back.

kkurman 15 March 2012 It has been a long hiatus, 17 months, but MAD MEN hasn’t skipped a beat. In the two-hour season opener we are drawn right back in to the inter-office politics and Don Draper’s complicated charade of … Continue reading

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