Massachusetts-based artist Aliza Razell (Ummatiddle)'s surreal images are created by combining self-portrait photographs with vibrant strokes of watercolours in her two stunning series entitled 'Anesidora' and 'Ikävä'.
Pandora : by Pierre Loison (1816–1886)In Greek mythology, Pandora gift", thus "all-gifted" or first human woman. As Hesiod related it, each god helped create her by giving her unique gifts. Zeus ordered Hephaestus to mold her out of earth as part of the punishment of humanity for Prometheus' theft of the secret of fire, and all the gods joined in offering her "seductive gifts".
According to Greek mythology, Pandora was the first woman created by Hephaestus on the request of Zeus. She received special gifts from many Greek gods and goddesses, like beauty, intelligence, etc. To know more about this Greek myth, read on...
In Greek mythology, Pandora may have been an early deity about whom little knowledge survives. Her other name, inscribed against her figure on a white-ground kylix in the British Museum, is Anesidora, "she who sends up gifts," up implying "from below" within the earth, which is a clue to an earlier myth.