Natsiaa 2017: the breadth and beauty of contemporary Indigenous art – in pictures
In their 34th year, the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art awards have delivered a broad, diverse and often surprising survey of Indigenous art
Ashmolean Museum on Twitter
“#AshmoleanAdvent Day 4: The Angel Ruh from The Wonders of Creation and the Oddities of Existence by cosmographer Zakariya ibn Muhammad al-Qazwini (b. 1203 Widely read in the Islamic world, this manuscript was an exploration of the heavenly & earthly realms #AdventCalendar”
Tree City Witch: The Sun in Leo Is Your Fire Cure
Leo is a very “look at me” sign. Real life Leos are known for their pride and warmth and creativity and courage and EGO, and I don’t mean that in a bad way. We all need a little ego. We all need to get up each day. Without a sense of self (Sun), how do we know what to do? We don’t.
Iranian Lion With Sword and Sun Symbol | Lion and Sun Design Motif
Read this fascinating article about the history of the iconic Iranian lion with sword and sun symbol. Articles by Nazmiyal Persian Rugs.
Monkey King Sun WuKong Chinese art postcard
This is Sun WuKong, the Monkey King, from 'Journey to the West', an epic of Chinese literature. You may remember him from the 80's TV series 'Monkey'. This is actually a painting I have hanging from a wall in my living room. It was specially commissioned for me by an artist in China many years ago.