Lower & Upper Jaw
Project Flickr Week 52 - 21-28 December - SHOWCASE A nice lady in the Zoology dept asked if i could photograph an exhibit for a museum project. As soon as i saw it i just knew it would be a fun thing to do. The mount was old and tatty but i wasn't allowed to remove it so i knew some editing would be needed at a later stage. There were some handy studio lights already set up in the conservation room next door so anyway this was the result. Fish jaw Sparus Aurata or Gilded Bream or something…
Europen riveted mail coif, from a mass grave, battle of Visby, fought in July 1361 on the Swedish Baltic island of Gotland, between invading Danish troops and the local Gutnish forces. The Danish won a decisive victory. Due to the heat, the dead had to be disposed of quickly, and many were buried in their armour. The archaeological excavation of one of the mass graves, in the 1930s, revealed over 1000 skeletons.
ART JEWELRY FORUM ARTIST AWARD 2014 - one of the 5 FINALISTs : Lauren Kalman - “I create wearable jewelry that investigates contexts relating to sex, gender, power, pleasure, pain, taste and beauty. This project originated in response to the architect Adolf Loos’s 1910 lecture Ornament and Crime, criticizing the use of decoration in utilitarian objects. My jewelry, when on the body, enacts Loos’s ‘crimes’ of individualism, eroticism, and ornamentation.” Lauren Kalman
exhibition by Artemis Valsamaki Landscapes of the mind PLATINA Odengatan 68, Stockholm-Opening Thursday 26th of May 17-19 -MAY 26-JUNE 23 We are happy to invite Artemis Valsamaki, a jewellery artists from Athens ,Greece, to her first solo exhibition in Sweden. The title of the exhibition Landscapes of the mind describes people’s search to understand life and crucial mysteries about the soul’s immortality. References to ancient Greek philosophy, combined with a rich variety of symbols in…
Dr. Samuel D. Harris National Museum of Dentistry
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“The diamond-studded teeth of ‘the world’s best dancer [Georgie Mahrer],” from The Sketch, 1909. Here’s my modest collection of vintage bling. Shiver in wonderment: Weblog ◆ Books ◆ Videos ◆ Music ◆...