How was porcelain first created in China? Please see Porcelain, Part 1. In 1271, seventeen-year-old Marco Polo began a five-thousand-mile journey
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science, said
Music, in performance, is a type of sculpture. The air in performance is sculpted into something. – Frank Zappa Music
In 1879, Auguste Rodin entered a competition to design a war memorial honoring the Parisians who defended the city while it
(Above: Rue de Rivoli, Paris; 1871) What makes a war memorial appropriate or inappropriate? Whom or what should be remembered?
Vulcan thought his ex-wife was out of the picture. Then one day while he was at work, she suddenly appeared
In 563 BCE, in foothills of the Himalayas, a holy man prophesied that the king’s newborn son, Prince Siddhartha Gautama,