PLANTS & ART

Σχεδιασμός του Πάρκου Andre Citroen - Πανοραμική Θέα του Πάρκου Andre Citroen

Parc Andre Citroen Design and Characteristics

The design of the Andre Citroën Park, its characteristics & its features, composing the main axes on which most of the second part of the tribute is being developed, in this remarkable postmodern architectural landscape creation of the French capital (… of Rome?).

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Jorge Mayet 'Sobre todas as coisas'

The World of Plants in the Art of Jorge Mayet

Living and creating away from his home country of Cuba, the expatriate visual artist Jorge Mayet builds small three-dimensional meteoric landscapes, where the usual protagonist is one or more trees – sometimes partly, sometimes totally uprooted. The following article presents some of his greatest artworks in a critical way.

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Πάρκο Andre Citroen - Πανοραμικό Τμήματος του Πάρκου Andre Citroen

Parc Andre Citroen: The Controversial Beautiful Park

The French capital has been decorated since 1992 by Parc Andre Citroen. The approximation of its key features, as well as its design concept and functional dimension, will be the key themes of a series of related articles. Article number one? Its critical (& highly subjective) presentation.

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Ρεβέκα Λουίζ Λάου – Rebecca Louise Law - The Beauty of Decay, Άποψη του Έργου

The Ephemeral Floral Suspension of Rebecca Louise Law

With raw material the flowers, the British artist Rebecca Louise Law manages to create colourful spatial compositions that are fragrant. But with the action of time, the installations lose colour & fragrance, leaving in place the pure & powerful sculptural structure of the perishable & consumable ephemeral artworks.

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Ενρίκε Ολιβέιρα (Henrique Oliveira), 'Baitogogo' - Palais de Tokyo

Henrique Oliveira, The Sculptor and Painter

Henrique Oliveira, a Brazilian-born sculptor and painter, creates three-dimensional constructions using materials of little value that transform the real into a dreamy space and the imaginary into a tangible one. In the following article we go through some of these places by way of the Henrique Oliveira’s installations.

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Frank Plant - Frank 's Plant 'Grow' at the Wageningen University

The Sculpture by Frank Plant at the Wageningen University

When an excellent idea is implemented by a gifted artist the result is always marvelous: the Dutch Wageningen University commissioned the sculptor Frank Plant to create a work that will artistically represent what the University represents. And Frank Plant did it. He gave a wall-mounted large scale sculptural composition entitled ‘Grow’.

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Great and ancient the ceramic art. And constantly renewed and evolving, when it is – literally – found in the hands of experienced and inventive masters. Yo Se Yeon from the city of Icheon, South Korea, does not have such ambitious goals. But he is such a master. And simply and humbly, as a continuator of a 5,000-year tradition, he devotes us some of his time and some objet d’arts.

What is The Turfgrass Sod – Characteristics & Specifications

The turfgrass sod that is rolled and installed in the garden, for the creation of an instant lawn, is the main object of the article, where reference is made to the basic characteristics of the sod, the advantages and disadvantages, the certification and specifications, as well as new forms of ready-made lawn.

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God Save The Queen by the Sex Pistols on the Thames River

Participating the “Kalliergeia” in the festive – strictly at home – atmosphere of theese days, presents from the Sex Pistols on board concert on the river Thames of the year 1977 – the celebration year of the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II – the tender ballad of the band entitled “God Save The Queen”.

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The Planting of ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia)

The ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia) or Zanzibar Gem Plant is one of the most beautiful and robust plants indoors and outdoors – where climatic conditions allow. Zamiokoulkas zamiifolia – its planting, care & propagation – is mentioned in a series of “Kalliergeia” articles with the ambition to one day be completed.

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Σχεδιασμός του Πάρκου Andre Citroen - Πανοραμική Θέα του Πάρκου Andre Citroen

Parc Andre Citroen Design and Characteristics

The design of the Andre Citroën Park, its characteristics & its features, composing the main axes on which most of the second part of the tribute is being developed, in this remarkable postmodern architectural landscape creation of the French capital (… of Rome?).

Read More »
Jorge Mayet 'Sobre todas as coisas'

The World of Plants in the Art of Jorge Mayet

Living and creating away from his home country of Cuba, the expatriate visual artist Jorge Mayet builds small three-dimensional meteoric landscapes, where the usual protagonist is one or more trees – sometimes partly, sometimes totally uprooted. The following article presents some of his greatest artworks in a critical way.

Read More »
Πάρκο Andre Citroen - Πανοραμικό Τμήματος του Πάρκου Andre Citroen

Parc Andre Citroen: The Controversial Beautiful Park

The French capital has been decorated since 1992 by Parc Andre Citroen. The approximation of its key features, as well as its design concept and functional dimension, will be the key themes of a series of related articles. Article number one? Its critical (& highly subjective) presentation.

Read More »
Ρεβέκα Λουίζ Λάου – Rebecca Louise Law - The Beauty of Decay, Άποψη του Έργου

The Ephemeral Floral Suspension of Rebecca Louise Law

With raw material the flowers, the British artist Rebecca Louise Law manages to create colourful spatial compositions that are fragrant. But with the action of time, the installations lose colour & fragrance, leaving in place the pure & powerful sculptural structure of the perishable & consumable ephemeral artworks.

Read More »
Ενρίκε Ολιβέιρα (Henrique Oliveira), 'Baitogogo' - Palais de Tokyo

Henrique Oliveira, The Sculptor and Painter

Henrique Oliveira, a Brazilian-born sculptor and painter, creates three-dimensional constructions using materials of little value that transform the real into a dreamy space and the imaginary into a tangible one. In the following article we go through some of these places by way of the Henrique Oliveira’s installations.

Read More »
Frank Plant - Frank 's Plant 'Grow' at the Wageningen University

The Sculpture by Frank Plant at the Wageningen University

When an excellent idea is implemented by a gifted artist the result is always marvelous: the Dutch Wageningen University commissioned the sculptor Frank Plant to create a work that will artistically represent what the University represents. And Frank Plant did it. He gave a wall-mounted large scale sculptural composition entitled ‘Grow’.

Read More »

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Great and ancient the ceramic art. And constantly renewed and evolving, when it is – literally – found in the hands of experienced and inventive masters. Yo Se Yeon from the city of Icheon, South Korea, does not have such ambitious goals. But he is such a master. And simply and humbly, as a continuator of a 5,000-year tradition, he devotes us some of his time and some objet d’arts.

What is The Turfgrass Sod – Characteristics & Specifications

The turfgrass sod that is rolled and installed in the garden, for the creation of an instant lawn, is the main object of the article, where reference is made to the basic characteristics of the sod, the advantages and disadvantages, the certification and specifications, as well as new forms of ready-made lawn.

Read More »

God Save The Queen by the Sex Pistols on the Thames River

Participating the “Kalliergeia” in the festive – strictly at home – atmosphere of theese days, presents from the Sex Pistols on board concert on the river Thames of the year 1977 – the celebration year of the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II – the tender ballad of the band entitled “God Save The Queen”.

Read More »

The Planting of ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia)

The ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia) or Zanzibar Gem Plant is one of the most beautiful and robust plants indoors and outdoors – where climatic conditions allow. Zamiokoulkas zamiifolia – its planting, care & propagation – is mentioned in a series of “Kalliergeia” articles with the ambition to one day be completed.

Read More »