Tag archive for ‘statue’
By admin On Wednesday, December 9th, 2020
0 Comments

4 people charged with criminal damage for toppling Edward Colston statue in Bristol during BLM protests

The UK’s Crown Prosecution Service has announced four people will face charges of criminal damage after they tore down a statue of a historical figure linked with the slave trade during Black Lives Matter protests More...

By admin On Thursday, December 3rd, 2020
0 Comments

NASA says asteroid larger than Statue of Liberty set to skim past Earth

NASA’s planetary defense specialists are warning of a close flyby due to take place on Thursday as an asteroid that’s larger than the Statue of Liberty enters Earth’s vicinity traveling at over 100,000kph. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020
0 Comments

Darth Vader statue erected on Bristol plinth once belonging to BLM-toppled monument to slave trader

A statue of Darth Vader has appeared on a Bristol plinth where Black Lives Matter activists tore down a monument to slave trader Edward Colston. Actor Dave Prowse, who played the iconic villain in Star Wars, died More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020
0 Comments

Phallic statue in Bavarian mountains vanishes… just like mysterious Utah monolith

German police have launched a probe into the disappearance of a famous phallus-shaped statue on the slopes of a Bavarian mountain. And this story has uncanny echoes of that of the metal monolith discovered in Utah More...

By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2020
0 Comments

Wollstonecraft statue

Feminists protest at the Miss World contest in 1970 and (right) Maggi Hambling’s latest creation in north London Morning Star  More...

By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2020
0 Comments

Bristol statue destruction is ‘CULTURAL EVENT OF THE YEAR’? We are in big trouble, Twitter critics say

The UK media has found a cultural outlet to be praised as a masterpiece – destroying statues. While some agree that defacing a monument in Bristol was the best art expression of the year, others say vandalism More...

By admin On Thursday, November 12th, 2020
0 Comments

Mary Wollstonecraft statue is a poor representation of her radical ideas

The new statue commemorating Mary Wollstonecraft will disappoint socialists and feminists as it fails to represent what she stood for, argues Lindsey German Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 11th, 2020
0 Comments

Looks like… Trump? Spain’s THIRD botched ‘restoration’ ruins classical statue on Palencia facade

In a trifecta for art ‘restoration’ projects that end up comically grotesque, an early 20th-century facade in the Spanish city of Palencia has joined the infamous ranks of ‘Potato Jesus’ and the mauled ‘Immaculate More...

By admin On Monday, October 26th, 2020
0 Comments

3-Metre-Tall Statue of Viking God Odin Appears in Swedish Municipality – Photo

Odin is one of the focal points of the Germanic pantheon, and is associated with wisdom, knowledge, sorcery, poetry, death, war and frenzy. Sputnik News – World News, Breaking News & Top Stories  More...

By admin On Sunday, October 25th, 2020
0 Comments

TUC statue

The famous statue outside TUC Congress House in London, which represents the spirit of trade unionism, with the strong helping the weak Morning Star  More...