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hie you to the NCMA

Yes, hasten to the North Carolina Museum of Art to see two temporary exhibits on M. C. Escher and Leonardo Da Vinci.  The first is one of the most complete exhibitions of Escher’s art and he had a long career.   355 more words

History Hop: Paleolithic Style

If you’re looking for the ABS Ornament blog hop post it’s here.

I’m a day or so late with this hop, it’s such a crazy time of year here. 273 more words


On The Interpretation of Paleolithic Art

I have been reading the Cave Painters (Gregory Curtis) and quite enjoying it.  Whether it is simply the subject matter that enthralls me so or his particular capacity as an author, I do not know (though I know with certainty the former is true).  4,227 more words


Paleolithic rock art

This Summer I went back to Portugal and this time I got to see the engravings at Foz Côa.

This is by far the oldest human creation I’ve sever seen, and it’s amazing to wonder at something that was done over 12,000 years by early humans. 229 more words