Where Is the Parthenon? by Roberta Edwards

Where Is the Parthenon? by Roberta Edwards

About the Golden Ratio: The Golden Ratio can be illustrated within special dimensions of Sprials, Triangles and Rectangles where the ratio of the length of the short side to the long side is .618, was noted by ancient Greek architects as the most visually pleasing rectangle and its dimensions were used to construct buildings such as the Parthenon.:

About the Golden Ratio: The Golden Ratio can be illustrated within special dimensions of Sprials, Triangles and Rectangles where the ratio of the length of the short side to the long side is .618, was noted by ancient Greek architects as the most visually pleasing rectangle and its dimensions were used to construct buildings such as the Parthenon.:

I'm Elisabeth, I took my Flat Stanley to the Parthenon landmark in Nashville, TN!  It is approximately 200 miles away from my home. This is a replica of The Grecian Parthenon where Athena is the focus. There is even a statue of Athena in the building that is 42-feet tall!  The Parthenon is also an art museum and focuses on 19th and 20th century American artists.

I'm Elisabeth, I took my Flat Stanley to the Parthenon landmark in Nashville, TN! It is approximately 200 miles away from my home. This is a replica of The Grecian Parthenon where Athena is the focus. There is even a statue of Athena in the building that is 42-feet tall! The Parthenon is also an art museum and focuses on 19th and 20th century American artists.

The Parthenon in Athens, Greece, from where the marble friezes were taken. (public domain Almost two hundred years after Elgin’s act, the Parthenon Marbles remain some of the most controversial artifacts in the British Museum, with more and more British people suggesting that the Parthenon Marbles should return to Greece.

The Parthenon in Athens, Greece, from where the marble friezes were taken. (public domain Almost two hundred years after Elgin’s act, the Parthenon Marbles remain some of the most controversial artifacts in the British Museum, with more and more British people suggesting that the Parthenon Marbles should return to Greece.

(shutterstock) Where To Go In August: Athens, Greece (Athens  tends to empty in August as locals and visitors alike flock to the Greek islands. Stroll through the beautiful historic city and take in the ancient monuments such as The Parthenon and The Acropolis. Temperatures in August range between 25 and 35 degrees, so be sure to book a hotel room with air conditioning!)

(shutterstock) Where To Go In August: Athens, Greece (Athens tends to empty in August as locals and visitors alike flock to the Greek islands. Stroll through the beautiful historic city and take in the ancient monuments such as The Parthenon and The Acropolis. Temperatures in August range between 25 and 35 degrees, so be sure to book a hotel room with air conditioning!)

About the Golden Ratio: The Golden Ratio can be illustrated within special dimensions of Sprials, Triangles and Rectangles where the ratio of the length of the short side to the long side is .618, was noted by ancient Greek architects as the most visually pleasing rectangle and its dimensions were used to construct buildings such as the Parthenon.

About the Golden Ratio: The Golden Ratio can be illustrated within special dimensions of Sprials, Triangles and Rectangles where the ratio of the length of the short side to the long side is .618, was noted by ancient Greek architects as the most visually pleasing rectangle and its dimensions were used to construct buildings such as the Parthenon.

Beautiful wine design can be on your ceiling if you choose this tile.  Great choice for restaurants where wine is important.

Beautiful wine design can be on your ceiling if you choose this tile. Great choice for restaurants where wine is important.

Nashville > Government > NashvilleNext :: NashvilleNext is a plan created by Nashvillians to guide how and where we grow in the coming 25 years.

Nashville > Government > NashvilleNext :: NashvilleNext is a plan created by Nashvillians to guide how and where we grow in the coming 25 years.

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