Money Unique: a labyrinth of scutpures which are constantly evolving
St Kilda are on the right track, but how do they take the next step?
Their semi-final loss to Richmond may have been a hugely disappointing performance, but Brett Ratten’s first full year in charge of the Saints was a huge success. This is a club that went from eight seasons (under two coaches) with no finals action and no identity, to a top-eight side – who won a final – with an exciting, defined gameplan. They’ve got players in their prime, great young reinforcements coming through and they’ve traded aggressively and effectively.
Unique: a labyrinth of scutpures which are constantly evolving
The initial idea of Les Lapidiales is as follows: "to create a space of art in perpetuity evolution in which sculptors from all countries, over the decades, will work on the common work which will bear witness to future generations of their status as men in their time. " A somewhat crazy project that we owe to Alain Tenenbaum, sculptor, who then decided to invest the old Chabossières quarry, in Port d'Envaux in 2001. Since then, teams of sculptors have followed one another to bring life to life. to these immense walls of white limestone.
Lightsaber, Joker tie, Neo outfit: cult cinema items soon to be auctioned
© LucasFilm Ewan McGregor's saber in Revenge of the Sith is one of the lots for sale. Its price could reach 155,000 dollars (130,000 €). An auction house specializing in entertainment will auction 900 lots of items related to famous British and American films in early December. It will thus be possible to acquire accessories from the filming of "Alien", "Matrix Reloaded", "Labyrinth" or even "Star Wars".
The brilliant imagination of the Lapidiales
Today The Lapidiales are like a real open-air museum, with free and open access , a real giant labyrinth and where we discover the sculptures grouped by theme: "The monument to the dead for nothing "," From the abyss to the azure "," In the belly of the world "," Earth, planet, life "," The imagination of the river ".
From the village of Port d'Envaux, a marked route of approximately 10 km allows you to reach the village of Crazannes. A nice walk that takes along the Charente by the old towpath, passing through the castles of Panloy and Crazannes. The route also stops at the Pôle-nature de la Pierre de Crazannes, whose museographic space presents the history of stone mining in the region.Les Lapidiales in practice
- Address:, Les Chabossières, in Port d'Envaux - Where to sleep: , in Trizay (20 km from Port d'Envaux) - night from of 88 euros - To visit in the region: L'Hermione in Rochefort, visit of the replica site and access to the frigate -
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