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THE STAINED GLASS MAPPARIUM Photograph by Bob Sacha for National Geographic The Mapparium is a three-story, stained glass globe of the world located at the Mary Baker Eddy Library in Boston, Massachusetts. Built in 1935, the mapparium has attracted more than 10 million visitors since.
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World Map Stained Glass Dome: Located in the Christian Science Center in Boston, The Mapparium is a spherical stained glass room that depicts a map of the world with political borders from 1935. The hard spherical surface of the globe reflects sound and produces striking acoustical effects. It forms a remarkable whispering gallery so that visitors standing at corresponding locations near opposite ends the bridge can speak to each other and be heard as if they were standing next to each other.
Basilica De La Sagrada Familia. Barcelona, Spain. Construction began 1882 and continues.
watercolor techniques practice- salt and liftoff. you could do blue or purple. I really like it.
travelthisworld: St. Patrick’s Cathedral, New York City, New York
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"I come here to escape. Here the world is as it was before. Beautiful, colorful, blooming with life. Here I claim sanctuary."
Louis Comfort Tiffany piece - it's at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, in NYC.
I was believed that God could be experienced through light. Not just any light, but special light. Colored light that told stories and evoked emotion.
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Wonderful turn of the century art nouveau stained glass, with brilliant colors, esp antique violets and some turquoise - Maison particulière (1900) – Nancy