Cleopatra’s royal quarters were found underwater off the shores of Alexandria, Egypt. They had been lost for 1600 years, swept away by earthquakes and tidal waves. Click through to see more lost treasures from Cleopatra's kingdom!
Forum Romanum It was for centuries the center of Roman public life: the site of triumphal processions and elections; the venue for public speeches, criminal trials, and gladiatorial matches; and the nucleus of commercial affairs. Here statues and monuments commemorated the city's great men. The teeming heart of ancient Rome, it has been called the most celebrated meeting place in the world, and in all history. Located in the small valley between the Palatine and Capitoline Hills, the…
Ancient city in Kakku, Myanmar. travel deep into the Shan hills to the hidden 'forest of temples' at Kakku. More than stupas from the century rise high above a plain. Wander amid these mysterious stupas, far from the tourist trail.
Composition by Kali Ciesemier. Sub lesson. Read, draw two quick pics one w/good composition one bad, pass to neighbor, must identify which is good and bad and explain why. Prize for most creative composition and best explanation.
Carrara is a city sixty miles from Florence famous for white or blue-grey marble quarried there, which has been used since Ancient Rome. The Pantheon, Trajan's Column, and many sculptures of the Renaissance were made with Carrara marble.