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Sound-and-light show at Albi Cathedral

Our medievalist declined to visit Albi Cathedral (a.k.a. St. Cecile) because she told me that the church made her sick, owing to its fortress-like construction. To her it’s a monument to a militant, murderous institution. 277 more words


Albi - France II

Well, I talked about the church… so here it is!


Wall painting restoration

These pictures present my works in restoration.These have been completed respectively in:

– Albi Cathedral.                                                                                                                                         It was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site while I was working in it. 329 more words

Personal Work

Better Than Art History Slides

I have seen pictures of Gothic Cathedrals in my art history classes but seeing them in person is so much better. We went to Albi today and saw the… 100 more words

Epic Day Trip – Nimes, Albi, Carcassonne and Back

For years I’ve wanted to visit the Toulouse Lautrec museum in Albi in Midi-Pyrénées, a region of southwestern France that we had never really visited. I passed through this area on my first trip to Europe back in 1991, but at the time I didn’t even know who Toulouse Lautrec was. 700 more words