Apollo LEGO Kinetic Sculpture

Apollo LEGO Kinetic Sculpture

Hey everyone, Jason here. Today we’re going to take a look at my latest kinetic sculpture which is this model of Apollo the god of light, Sun, archery and a bunch of other things, and

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Hey everyone, Jason here. Today we’re going to take a look at my latest kinetic sculpture which is this model of Apollo the god of light, Sun, archery and a bunch of other things, and

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Why Socrates Hated Democracy

Why Socrates Hated Democracy

We are used to thinking very highly of democracy – and by extension, of Ancient Athens, the civilisation that gave rise to it. The Parthenon has become almost a byword for democratic values, which is

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We are used to thinking very highly of democracy – and by extension, of Ancient Athens, the civilisation that gave rise to it. The Parthenon has become almost a byword for democratic values, which is

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The rise of performance art | Glenn Lowry | TEDxAthens

The rise of performance art | Glenn Lowry | TEDxAthens

Translator: Capa Girl Reviewer: Ariana Bleau Lugo Hello everyone! What I want to talk about today is the idea of disruption from the perspective of art museums and artists in general. And I wanna try

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Translator: Capa Girl Reviewer: Ariana Bleau Lugo Hello everyone! What I want to talk about today is the idea of disruption from the perspective of art museums and artists in general. And I wanna try

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A day in the life of an ancient Athenian – Robert Garland

A day in the life of an ancient Athenian – Robert Garland

It’s 427 BCE and the worst internal conflict ever to occur in the ancient Greek world is in its fourth year. The Peloponnesian War is being fought between the city-states of Athens and Sparta, as

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It’s 427 BCE and the worst internal conflict ever to occur in the ancient Greek world is in its fourth year. The Peloponnesian War is being fought between the city-states of Athens and Sparta, as

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Thespis, Athens, and The Origins of Greek Drama: Crash Course Theater #2

Thespis, Athens, and The Origins of Greek Drama: Crash Course Theater #2

Hey there. I’m Mike Rugnetta, this is Crash Course Theater, and today we’re traveling to ancient Greece to uncover the origins of Western drama. Right, Dionysus? He’s… He’s still hung over. My dude, this is

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Hey there. I’m Mike Rugnetta, this is Crash Course Theater, and today we’re traveling to ancient Greece to uncover the origins of Western drama. Right, Dionysus? He’s… He’s still hung over. My dude, this is

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AMAZING Ancient Literary Works of the world!!

AMAZING Ancient Literary Works of the world!!

From Ancient Greece to the beginnings of the Vikings…stay tuned to number 1 to find out what is considered the oldest written literary work of all time! Number 10: The Odyssey. Monsters, fighting, adventures, gods,

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From Ancient Greece to the beginnings of the Vikings…stay tuned to number 1 to find out what is considered the oldest written literary work of all time! Number 10: The Odyssey. Monsters, fighting, adventures, gods,

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The myth of Arachne  – Iseult Gillespie

The myth of Arachne – Iseult Gillespie

From sailors who were turned into pigs, nymphs that sprouted into trees, and a gaze that converted the beholder to stone, Greek mythology brims with shape-shifters. The powerful gods usually changed their own forms at

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From sailors who were turned into pigs, nymphs that sprouted into trees, and a gaze that converted the beholder to stone, Greek mythology brims with shape-shifters. The powerful gods usually changed their own forms at

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Antigone

Antigone

Our story is set in Thebes, a city in chaos. The main protagonists: Antigone – strong-willed daughter of tragic King Oedipus who unwittingly married his mother and killed his father – and her uncle: King

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Our story is set in Thebes, a city in chaos. The main protagonists: Antigone – strong-willed daughter of tragic King Oedipus who unwittingly married his mother and killed his father – and her uncle: King

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Jeffrey Brenzel: The Essential Value of a Classic Education

Jeffrey Brenzel: The Essential Value of a Classic Education


What is the best sort of life for a human being?  Socrates claimed in 400BC that a man lives a happier life if he’s just, even if he is thrown starving into prison for the

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What is the best sort of life for a human being?  Socrates claimed in 400BC that a man lives a happier life if he’s just, even if he is thrown starving into prison for the

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