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Sculpture As a Staple of Vintage Art in Ancient Greece

Sculpture As a Staple of Vintage Art in Ancient Greece The Archaic Greeks developed the very first freestanding statuary, an awesome achievement as most sculptures up until then had been reliefs cut into walls and pillars. Most of these freestanding sculptures were what is known as kouros figures, statues of young, attractive male or female (kore) Greeks. Considered by Greeks to characterize skin care, the kouroi were structured into stiff, forward facing poses with one foot outstretched, and the male statues were usually nude, well-built, and fit. In about 650 BC, the varieties of the kouroi became life-sized.Sculpture Staple Vintage Art Ancient Greece 4024553849.jpg The Archaic period was an awesome point of transformation for the Greeks as they grew into new modes of government, produced fresh expressions of art, and attained knowledge of the men and women and cultures outside of Greece. But in spite of the disputes, the Greek civilization continued to advance, unabated.

Outdoor Fountains And Their Role in Public Health

Outdoor Fountains And Their Role in Public Health The first implementation of a sugary drinks tax in the US came in February 2014, when it was passed by the city of Berkley, California. The tax is believed to reduce sugary drink intake and increase the consumption of healthier beverages, such as water from fountains. Research was conducted to ensure that people of all races and economic classes had access to thoroughly clean, operating drinking fountains. The research utilized a GPS app to collect data on current water fountains in the city. Demographic data on race and earnings was then gathered using the US Census database. The 2 data sets were reviewed to identify what class disparities, if any, there were in access to operating water fountains. The surrounding demographics of each water fountain location was made note of, while additionally identifying whether race or income levels made a difference in the state of repair of each individual fountain. The fact that the fountains were operating was not a guarantee that they were well-maintained, as quite a few were in need of cleaning and repair.

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Statues As a Staple of Classic Art in Ancient Greece The initial freestanding sculpture was developed by the Archaic Greeks, a recognized success since until then the only carvings in existence were reliefs cut into walls and pillars.... read more


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