• May 26, mothers are in the spotlight: mothers revered by sculpture
    Art,  Events,  Mothers' Day

    May 26, mothers are in the spotlight: mothers revered by sculpture

    I chose to present you some sculptures that I like, representing the mother and her child. Whether old or new, of all origins, the sculptures representing the mother refer to a primitive worship of fertility, from prehistory to the present day. Formerly, this cult, where the woman is put forward, assumed a sacred dimension by venerating the Earth, fertility and fertility. Today, artists continue to carve women as mothers. I’ll let you discover some of them: Sculpture by Martin Hudáčeka (Slovakia on October 28, 2011) ) Mother with child and ball ( http://www.galerie-com.com/oeuvre/mere-with-child-and-balle/58414/ ) http://fr.freepik.com/photos-libre/mere-et-enfant-sculpture_34820.htm http://www.etikakris.com/ Sculpture “Mother and child”, Work of Kahina Ouazar ( http://en.artquid.com/seller/24518/kahina-ouazar.html?o=1 ) The little mother…

  • Ice Magic! Bruges Ice Sculpture Festival 2012
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    Ice Magic! Bruges Ice Sculpture Festival 2012

    If you want to be charmed by the magic of snow and ice, head over to the Bruges Ice Sculpture Festival 2012, inspired by the tales of Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. “Ice Magic immerses you in the time immemorial magicians and enchanters. Take a trip to the land of giant sculptures by letting yourself be guided by the Philosopher’s Stone to the Ice Palace. Follow the talisman in the crystal forest and ward off the bewitching queen of snow. Get to know the legendary animals of the snow maze and find yourself face to face with the winter dragon. Take the ice slide to…

  • Blow of heart: A sculpture garden
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    Blow of heart: A sculpture garden

    Blow of heart for this amazing place at the edge of the Marne. Jacques Servières sculpts his works from stones of the old aqueduct of the Dhuys bombed in 1939 during the Second World War. Since 1987, he has been creating this outdoor sculpture garden on the banks of the Marne. It is possible that you meet him at work! The sculptures extend from the bank to the source of the river. “In the same town as the Disneyland Park Paris, I offer my way, a place of daydream and fantasy for hikers, cyclists and river tourists. The commune of Chessy maintains the park and preserves it. Jacques Servières »…