Dedicated to the holy in nature. The life in the seed. The beauty that feeds the world.

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Watts Chapel

Watts Chapel

Watts Chapel is a stunningly beautiful building situated in the village of Compton, Surrey, near Guildford.

Ring dedicated to goddess white-armed Hera

Ring dedicated to goddess white-armed Hera

The front of this unusual gold ring is inscribed in Greek with the words, “Harriknidas dedicated [this] to the goddess white-armed Hera.” Its outer circumference is decorated with two rows of dentilated knobs separated by incised grooves. Signs of considerable wear on this outer edge […]

A New Immersive Installation in Paris Lets You Step inside Klimt’s Masterpieces

A New Immersive Installation in Paris Lets You Step inside Klimt’s Masterpieces

Blink and you’ll miss them, but over the course of its 29 seasons, The Simpsons has incorporated a plethora of sly art-historical references into its plots. Some of the best feature in an episode titled “Mom and Pop Art,” in the course of which Jasper Johns makes a stellar […]

Kokoshnik, Ukraine Headdress

Kokoshnik, Ukraine Headdress

Photos of tribal clothing like this make me think about empires and their need to turn those who resist them into evil. Such propaganda where tribes of people are renamed demons and devils. As you dig into these cultures, their stories are really amazing. Elder […]