Dreams like ripples on the Tomebamba

I have been enchanted with Cuenca since the day I arrived. I’ve also been writing about Cuenca since my earliest days. These articles, originally printed in CuencaHighLife, are the story of my first year. I bought a painting the other day. I did not know I was in the market for another one so soon, but I was. And I am all the better for it. I had recently purchased a piece from a new, thoughtful, and well-conceived gallery, CVA, steered by Janda Grove and Garry Kaulitz, but I was now tapped out. I was no longer thinking about art; I…

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