Category: art

Outside golden wall with relief art

Statues "holding up" golden temple

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image of a hand with psychedelic art

Art by John Hunter when I was in Nigeria (and was 10 years old).

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Hand by John Hunter

Stone wall inside Angkor Wat with relief figures and decorative windows

Inside Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia.

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Vietnam War Memorial reflecting visitors, trees and the Washington Monument

Photo of the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington DC. Most of the photo shows a reflection in the shining granite of the memorial. The memorial has the names of those Americans killed during the war engraved into the face (which can be seen in the photo if you look closely).

If you look closely you can see a reflection of the Washington Monument.

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Phillips Museum interior

Inside of the Phillips Collection Museum in Washington DC with “Figure of the Oriental Theater,” by Paul Klee in the foreground and “Luncheon of the Boating Party” (1881) by Pierre-Auguste Renoir in the background.

The Phillips Collection, opened in 1921, is America’s first museum of modern art.

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stone carvings of people on a wall

I think this areas is called the Leper King Terrace on the North end of the Terrace of the Elephants in the Angkor Thom complex, north of Bayon temple (Siem Reap, Cambodia). There is a narrow pathway that winds between the wall of the terrace.

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tiles people left on a face as a memorial to 9-11

Photos by John Hunter, 2006.

9-11 memorial tiles on a fence

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Emerald Buddha Temple at the Grand Palace

photo of Buddhist temple ceiling

Active Buddhist Temple adjacent to Bayon Temple in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

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