Yerevan Public Art

Yerevan is filled with amazing Public art; it seemed every where that I walked I would find a beautiful statue or just had to look up and see the steps of The Cascade.  The Cascade is a structure built from limestone that includes several flights of stairs  and platforms with waterfalls and art work.  The … More Yerevan Public Art

The Budapest Mascarons

While walking in European cities, I enjoy the architecture that includes faces in the facades of buildings as well as part of the water spouts.  And now I learned a new fact from wikipedia:  a mascaron ornament is a face, usually human, sometimes frightening or chimeric whose function was originally to frighten away evil spirits so that they would … More The Budapest Mascarons