The Cranky Professor

Western Civilization - you know, it's always about to end.
thedesignwalker:

Eileen Gray. The deckchair format Transat Chair (1927), that evokes the luxury of ocean-going transatlantic travel.

thedesignwalker:

Eileen Gray. The deckchair format Transat Chair (1927), that evokes the luxury of ocean-going transatlantic travel.

(via thomortiz)

artabovereality:

Detail of “Map” by #JasperJohns.. #ModernArt LookWhatArtFound #ArtInspires #Inspiring #Global #Artistic #Expression #ArtAboveReality #MentorsOfTheDay #instacool #instadaily #Art #Creator #color #artwork #community #heartabovereality

artabovereality:

Detail of “Map” by #JasperJohns.. #ModernArt LookWhatArtFound #ArtInspires #Inspiring #Global #Artistic #Expression #ArtAboveReality #MentorsOfTheDay #instacool #instadaily #Art #Creator #color #artwork #community #heartabovereality

(via fuckyeahcartography)

signorcasaubon:

Behold the Cross of the Lord!Be gone all evil powers!
The Lion of the tribe of Judah,The root of David has conquered! Alleluia!

signorcasaubon:

Behold the Cross of the Lord!
Be gone all evil powers!

The Lion of the tribe of Judah,
The root of David has conquered! Alleluia!


Civitas Dei (the City of God), Neo Byzantine style mosaic of the ceiling at the entrance of the Cathedral of Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Civitas Dei (the City of God), Neo Byzantine style mosaic of the ceiling at the entrance of the Cathedral of Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

(Source: malebeautyinart, via templeofposeidon)

medievalautumn:

with bated breath …
because there are really beautiful things in this world …
Virgin and Child / Geertgen tot Sint Jans  
(circa 1460-circa 1488)

medievalautumn:

with bated breath …

because there are really beautiful things in this world …

Virgin and Child / Geertgen tot Sint Jans  

(circa 1460-circa 1488)

(via auspiciousplatypus)