Category Archives: Art

Euphronios, Sarpedon Krater

with the recent events surrounding the buying of looted artifacts by Hobby Lobby, I have seen many say it is okay becasue they were saving them!!!!! what!!!   It is never okay to buy stolen merchandise..NEVER. When a musuem does … Continue reading

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The Fallen 9000 (2013)

On September 21, 2013 (International Day of Peace) two U.K. sand artists (Jamie Wardley and Andy Moss) with hundreds of volunteers scrapped outlines into the sand. The outlines were representative of  soldiers who died on the Normandy beach at Arromanches. … Continue reading

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30,000 Getty Museum Images

From Getty The Getty today made available more than 30,000 images of objects in the Getty Museum collection using the International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF), which allows researchers to bring together images from different institutional websites for comparison, manipulation and … Continue reading

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Colorization

Coloring old photos is amazing and complex…. here are some sources I came across.. enjoy the art Jordan J. Lloyd http://dynamichrome.com/ Marina Amaral   http://www.marinamaral.com/ Colorized History http://www.colorized-history.com/ History in Color http://www.danarkeller.com/ Imbued with Hues  https://imbuedwithhues.wordpress.com/

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The World Map

The World Map is located at Lake Klejtrup (Verdenskortet ved Klejtrup Sø) in Denmark. This miniature map of the world is built of stones and grass starting in 1944 through 1969 by a local farmer, Søren Poulsen     Sources: … Continue reading

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The Black House

Pictures of this house keeps getting shared on Facebook, but without any context…. So wondering why it was black I did a fast search. Here is the scoop: The location is Möhringen, Germany. The house was to be demolished. So … Continue reading

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Night Life of the Gods (1935)

more fun movies…… the 1935 Night Life of the Gods….. thought to be a lost film, a copy was found in the 1980’s basic plot: a ring that makes statues come to life or make humans into statues…. oh did I … Continue reading

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