Courage of the heart is very rare. The stone has a power when it’s there.
The Secret of NIMH (1982)
Mihoko Ogaki | www.mihoko-ogaki.com
In her ongoing series of figurative sculptures titled Milky Ways, artist Mihoko Ogakiexplores ideas of life, death, and rebirth. The dead or dying human forms are constructed from Fibre-reinforced plastic and embedded with bright LEDs that when lit project fields of light resembling stars in the surrounding space. You can see many more installation views over on her website.
What happened to all the old diseases and symptoms we hear about in Civil War journals and Abe Simpson’s rants? Did we cure them all? In most cases, no, but we at least started calling them by different, less emotive names. Choose the proper term for each oldfangled malady.
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The Alnwick Poison Garden is pretty much what you’d think it is: a garden full of plants that can kill you (among many other things). Some of the plants are so dangerous that they have to be kept behind bars. [x]