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Kaleidoscope 185.42

The search for beautiful forms

Artist Marianne Loraas, Illustrasjonshuset Norway

Kalos means beautiful.

Eidos means appearance or form.

Skopein means to seek or investigate.

The sculpture is inspired by the Norwegian National play Before the Bell written by Liv Heløe for Brageteatret. The nine scenes of the play were metaphorically recreated by pupils at the school in a large decorative glass project. The many fragments of glass symbolize each of the… Continue

Added by Marianne Loraas on June 16, 2010 at 19:13 — 1 Comment


I need photos from all the schoolyards out there. Pleace send me photos that I can use in my work!
Send it to in high resolution. And hurry - I need it now.

Added by Marianne Loraas on September 27, 2009 at 19:57 — 2 Comments

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