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Archive for November, 2009

Angels are one of the symbols of Christmas. They play different roles: annuciation to Mary, music over the poor house where Jesus is born. They are very present in the iconographic religious tradition. Their representation is also influenced in the Baroc style by the roman iconography: since this period, paintings are full of little putti flying in a sky with clouds.

If you want to discover the variety of the representation of angels, come every day in the Monastery and open a door of our Advent Calendar. It is available in Second Life, but also in Internet.

Advent Calendar at the Monastery

Internet version

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Passenger only

You are on the passenger sit besides the driver and you are going through one of the longest road tunnels of the world, the St. Gotthard Tunnel (16.4 kilometres). You have a smartphone whose brand is an delicious fruit. What do you do?  Let’s shake the light! The smartphone has a long time of exposition. If you shake it while you take the picture, you will get strange effects.

Passenger only

Passenger only

The pictures presented in this exhibitions were taken by Arria Perreault in St. Gotthard Tunnel in october 2009.

SLURL: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Monastery/171/112/99

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