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Having met and spent time with Vali in Melbourne in the late 1990s my husband lovingly bought me this book as a birthday present recently What a fine choice it was Vali was a brilliant gifted artist who shared a love for animals than anyone I ve ever encountered This memoir penned by her friend and lover of 30 years Gianni Menichetti introduced me to a world that Vali inhabited uring her full and creatively rich life Intimate and reverential this gentle book reveals little vingnettes of Vali s often tumultuous life as seen through the eyes of Gianna Menichetti From her humble beginnings in suburban pre WWII Sydney of Gianna Menichetti From her humble beginnings in suburban pre WWII Sydney evolved to be the true and original boheme an utter eccentric There was nothing contrived about Vali Myers and she has inspired many including other creatives such as Patti Smith and Tennessee Williams She was completely engaging to be around and seemed to effortlessly raw people in with her beautiful other wordliness of wild hair and tattooed face I ventured to Melbourne city a few years Ago Hoping To Return hoping to return her studio and view her works just one time but unfortunately it had been closed ue to lack of funding I believe there are other projects in the works to sha. The Australian artist Vali Meyers was a legend in her own time Premiere teachers Manual African American Literature danseuse of the Melbourne Modern Ballet at seventeen she left home and spent ten years in Paris living much of the time on the streets but never ceasing toraw Ed van er Elskin famously put her on the cover of his Love on the Left Bank that manifesto of Pa. ,
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of Vali everyone should have the opportunity to be touched by the magic that was Vali Myers This is a endearing book I first hear of Vali Myers in 1974 followed her ever since When i read this memoir let s say it shifted my idealized view of her as the gypsy ueenGianni was captured by Vali as a young *Boy And Was Unable To Escape Her Clutches Until She *and was unable to escape her clutches until she was captured by Vali as a young boy and was unable to escape her clutches until she left Porto to ie in her native AustraliaFull of revealing DYA (1933-1939) (Libros sobre el Opus Dei) details this is a much needed contribution to round out the picture of a complex eccentric artistGianni emerged from her influence and became an artist poet and activities in his own right There is an interesting video on YT called His Savage Mistress interviewing him so beautiful endearing and enchanting immediate favorite amazing glroious beautiful human stories What a fascinating woman Vali Myers was This book paints a vivid portrait of an unparalleled life I really enjoyed reading this I loved it almost as much as Just Kids but not uitevali gives patti smith a tattoo by the wayVali is a fascinating character and I love the way that Gianni writes about her and like his writing style too which is slightly strange he writes simply but Ris in the 1950's and her work was praised by George Plimpton in his Paris Review Then saying good bye to all that she spent forty years in semi seclusion in a wild canyon in Italy where she continued producing her minute mystical and passionaterawings Tough as nails she fought the local authorities who wanted to introduce log.inspriation of Vali everyone should have the opportunity to be touched by the magic that was Vali Myers This is a