Atlantis Sculpture Exhibit. From Jun 9th through Jun 21st, 2008.A new sculpture exhibition is taking place at the Miami Beach Botanical Museum starting this June. Atlantis, In the Midst of Myth, is a solo exhibition of life size bronze sculptures (and paintings) by Oxana Narozniak. The opening reception takes place at the garden, located at 2000 Convention Center Drive in Miami Beach on June 9th, 2008 at 6:00 p.m.
The sculpture series includes: Calypso, daughter of Atlas, the first-born son of Poseidon and Cleito and the first King of Atlantis. Calypso lived on the island of Ogigia and was the guardian of the Great Ocean; Atlantis, the power-holder who lacks foresight; Daitya, Ruta and Poseidia, the three main islands of Atlantis depicted as masks shown under a transparent pyramid surrounded by crystals; Horus Eye that symbolizes the vision of divinity and Shattered Eye that symbolizes the destruction of Atlantis by water and fire. The eye being both fire and water, fire is light and water is emotion; Cocoon after the destruction of one civilization, the Atlantean being the fourth root race, the cocoon represents the emergence of the present fifth race; Rusalka, the Mermaid emerges from the primeval waters to the air; Phoenix represents rebirth from the ashes and the Goddess Isis holding an ankh, symbol of life as consciousness of our divinity as a birthright.
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