Tags » Gnomon

'UNEXPECTED TIMES': A SUNDIAL ON THE PONTE VECCHIO

Florence in January.  -8°C at night, zero during the day – but sunny enough in the middle of the day to be able to have coffee or even lunch outside. 430 more words

BUILDINGS

Gnomon Live The Art of Entertainment 2017

Gnomon Live The Art of Entertainment 2017
31st March – 09th April 2017

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia / 31st March – 02nd April 2017
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia / 07th April – 09th April 2017… 280 more words

International Events

#24. gnomon

#24. gnomon
{NO – mun}
(letters – 6 | syllables – 2)
(scrabble score – 9)
{first use 1546  Elizabethan Renaissance}

noun | indicator provided by the stationary arm whose shadow indicates the time on the sundial. 235 more words

One Word Each Day

Time and Words

and Architectural imagination in using the Sun to remind us where we are.

Found this on the Juxtapoz magazine site.

The creation of India’s first public art gallery turned the Lodhi Colony into something spectacular.

29 more words
Calendar Reform

what is a wristwatch to an oak tree

The sun is rising farther to the south
inching each day to the true east
to the equinox.
Gnomon,
the one who knows,
his shadow casts the lengthening light across… 114 more words

Ozarks

Gnomon

Another great day in the Duomo! Today I attended an observation of the transit of the sun on the meridian plane (I’ll have to study more to understand that fully!). 305 more words

Italy