The Evil Eye – Its Meaning, Colours and Design

In Greece where I live one of the most influential motifs is the Evil Eye, a symbol prevalent not only in Mediterranean cultures but one which is found in several other cultures and religions around the world. Continue reading “The Evil Eye – Its Meaning, Colours and Design”

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The history of Gold [video]

Beginning from the gold vault beneath the Bank of England Dr James Fox takes us on a fascinating journey looking at the history of gold from its discovery, significance and applications in Ancient Egypt followed by Christianity, its evolution into a symbol of power and status to the present day. Continue reading “The history of Gold “

The Colourful LEGO House – a child’s dream comes true

Architect Bjarke Ingels of bjarke ingels group realized an architect’s dream when he was called upon to design and create the incredible LEGO House, now open to the public since fall 2017 in Billund, Denmark where this classic toy was invented! Continue reading “The Colourful LEGO House – a child’s dream comes true”