Today is the launch of 2 new versions of a classic textile design. Today is also the first day of snow in many parts of UK. 215 more words
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For an archaeologist from South Asia such as me, what could be a more precious discovery than the Priest King of Mohenjo-Daro! Archaeologists have been debating on his role and position in Indus Valley society, but for those who are inclined towards aesthetics and art they are fascinated with his shawl depicting trefoil patterns interspersed with small circles – the fusion of three sun-disks of the gods of earth, water and the sun.
Infinity Mirrored Room (1998), Yayoi Kusama
- Art: visual, nonfunctional
- Temporary: part of the ‘Organic’ exhibition (1998-99) in the Palais des Arts, Toulouse, France ( 366 more words
by Steven Toms (University of Leeds)
Following decades of long run economic decline, recent calls to establish a “Northern powerhouse” offer some hope for the reinvigoration of once proud manufacturing regions of the industrial revolution. 713 more words