In the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel new LED-lighting has made frescoes more prominently visible. Also a new ventilation system now protects art work from excessive humidity introduced by some 6 million visitors each year. Michelangelo’s paintings depict numerous scenes according to the old testament some of which contain replicas of marble.
The petrified dunes of „The Wave“ in the USA and China’s „Stone Forest“ are two natural phenomena which can be seen on a website.
Stone collages can be seen on the Riverrustic.com site on Pinterest.
Fragments of classical marble sculptures by Lapicida Company of Great Britain have been added to the their range of products. Each piece depending on size and age costs from 250 – 795 £.
(18.02.2015, USA: 02.18.2015)