3-D Beauty in a Flat Screen World

Imagine spending 15 years on a work that people see in passing, can touch if they want to, but hardly notice. Plastic Barbie dolls and Star Wars figurines, Pier One trinkets and Walmart cement garden gnomes are hardly capable of producing the emotions and awe once felt by viewers of  public sculpture. But can you…

No Taxation without Representation!

“Lady Godiva, was an 11th-century Anglo-Saxon noblewoman who, according to a legend dating back at least to the 13th century, rode naked – only covered in her long hair – through the streets of Coventry in order to gain a remission of the oppressive taxation imposed by her husband on his tenants. The name “Peeping…

Beauty is Unfair

The young goatherd Paris had no idea he’d start a war. All he wanted was the most beautiful mortal of his day–Helen of Troy. Beauty and equality do not go hand in hand. It’s not enough to be one of the beauties or to admire one of the beauties. We must crown one as supreme….


She  Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth—     for your love is more delightful than wine.  Pleasing is the fragrance of your perfumes;     your name is like perfume poured out.     No wonder the young women love you!  Take me away with you—let us hurry!     Let the king bring me into his chambers….