December 28, 2006
Number 114 ............................................................................... DECEMBER 2006
B. JOHN ZAVREL, Publisher .................................................Copyright ©2006 West-Art
"Snowstorm" by the Sudeten German painter Gustav Zindel (1883-1959).
The Perennial in the Millennium
2006 Art Manege exposition in Moscow (December 15-19, 2006)
Horst Niesters: Knight of the Alexander Order
Two long-time favorites of the viewers of the German TV: the entertainer Dieter Thomas Heck and Prof. Dr. Dagmar Schipanski, the President of the German Cancer Society. The Gala Show on the ZDF Channel for the benefit of this organizastion was seen by more than six million people.
Arts News & New Exhibitions Around the World ...
*** 2006 Art Manege exposition in Moscow (December 15-19, 2006)
Paintings inspired by Dalí's Book of the Apocalypse
Portrait-busts by Arentz in Berlin, by Joe F. Bodenstein
The Salvador Dalí portrait by Karolin Donst. This magnificent bust shows the surrealistic painter at the age of about 42 years. No one among the artists living in the 21st century has created a better portrait of the Divine Dalí. The Museum of European Art in Clarence, New York has an exhibition The Genius of Salvador Dalí, which continues to January 26, 2007.
Interviews, Lectures & Eye Witness Reports ...
*** Wilhelmine Lübke: Arno Breker war ein Frauenschwarm
Art History & Architecture in Facts & Photos ...
Wells Hydrocombine: Remembering the architect James Leefe
Bodenstein Castle: A Place of Art in Europe, by Consul B. John Zavrel
Horst Niesters, Knight of the Alexander Order. The photo shows the member of the honorary society with one of the 'White-headed eagles.' The former Chancellor Helmut Schmidt had made a gift of one such pair to the US President Ronald Reagan, who also belongs to the Knights of the Alexander Order. For our article, see Horst Niesters: Knight of the Alexander Order ...
Boulevard News & Photographs ...
Die Bayern bringen Herz nach Berlin, von Joe F. Bodenstein
Horst Niesters: Knight of the Alexander Order
International developments ...
*** Jutta Steinbach ist die Jean d'Arc der Vertriebenen, von B. John Zavrel
The German politician Jutta Steinbach is the President of the Union of Expellees. The member of the German Parliament demands right and justice for the survivors and descendants of the expelled Germans as a sound basis for a reconcilliaton with Poland and the Czech Republic.
Medicine, Holistic Health & Nutrition ...
*** ZDF-Gala brachte 3,3 Millionen Euro für die Deutsche Krebshilfe, von Joe F. Bodenstein
Literature, Poetry and Music ...
*** The Perennial in the Millennium, by Swami Veda Bharati
Dante and Beatrice in the Earthly Paradise, by B. John Zavrel (Part 6 of 6)
Ode to the Sun, by Swami Rama of the Himalayas
The remarkable likeness of Princess Diana in bronze, by the sculptor Yuri Firsov (Canada). This is one of his works to be exhibited at the 2006 Art Manege in Moscow, sponsored by the Museum of European Art (New York). For more information, visit 2006 Art Manege exposition in Moscow ...
Offerings to Collectors from the European Artists ...
Art Shop - November 2006
*** Exhibition 'The Genius of Salvador Dalí': December 5 to January 26, 2007
Art of our time ...
Arno Breker exhibition has 35,500 visitors
Germany's First Lady" Wilhelmine Lübke with the sculptor Arno Breker (right) and his younger wife Charlotte, at a reception in the Hotel Königshof in Bonn. The first official guests of the young Federal Republic of Germany after 1945 resided here during the office of the Chancellor Konrad Adenauer.
ART SHOP -- DECEMBER
The Sculpture Garden ALEXANDER THE GREAT
Previous Events at Museum of European Art
The photo shows the Alexander Garden in November 2006, after the completion of Phase II of the 4-year project, scheduled to open to the public in summer 2008. For our article, see The Sculpture Garden ALEXANDER THE GREAT
Our "GALLERY & GIFT SHOP" ...
ART SHOP @ Museum of European Art
Dante Climbs from Sin to Repentance, by B. John Zavrel (Part 1 of 6)
Dante's passage through the Needle's Eye, by B. John Zavrel (Part 2 of 6)
Dante and the Whip of Wrath, by B. John Zavrel (Part 3 of 6)
Dante and the Rein of Avarice, by B. John Zavrel (Part 4 of 6)
Dante and the Lustful, by B. John Zavrel (Part 5 of 6)
*** Dante and Beatrice in the Earthly Paradise, by B. John Zavrel (Part 6 of 6)
"THE ENLIGHTENED DANTE", woodcut # 67 by Salvador Dalí, for stanza # 33. A surrealistic angel commands this picture, which concludes the Purgatorio. The artist depicts the enlightenment by using the image of both a window and a passageway. The angel is facing the poet (just like the viewer). The poet walks toward us. We see him through the angel, whose intensive, heavenly blue fills most of the rest of the picture. For our article, see Dante and Beatrice in the Earthly Paradise ...
*** Swami Veda, Rishi Veda: A Sage for the 21st Century
Rishikesh Summit 2007
Worldwide Meditations with Swami Veda (2007 full-moon dates & times for world-wide meditations)
LEARN TO MEDITATE. Introduction to Meditation in the Tradition of the Himalayan Masters
Friends of Gurukulam. A selection of articles by and about Swami Veda.
Swami Veda 2006 World Tour
Meditation Academy in Rishikesh, India
A ceremony in the Parliament in Berlin: The sculptor Kurt Arentz at the unveiling of his portrait-bust Peter Lorenz". With him is Prof. Dr. Christoph Stölzl, Vice President of the Berlin Parliament. The host was the President of the Parliament, Walter Momper. For our article, visit Portrait-busts by Arentz in Berlin ...
Human rights, Holocaust and Individual Freedoms in our times ...
Mata Hari of Israel Remembers, by Consul B. John Zavrel
Genocide in Tibet by China, by Consul B. John Zavrel
Expulsion of Germans in Europe (1945 & 1946), by Dr. Alfred de Zayas
Vision of St. John, a painting by Angerer the Elder. For our article, see Paintings inspired by Dalí's Book of the Apocalypse
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PROMETHEUS 112 (October, 2006)
PROMETHEUS 111 (September, 2006)
PROMETHEUS 110 (August, 2006)
PROMETHEUS 109 (July, 2006)
PROMETHEUS 108 (June, 2006)
PROMETHEUS 107 (May, 2006)
PROMETHEUS 106 (April, 2006)
PROMETHEUS 105 (March, 2006)
PROMETHEUS 104 (February, 2006)
PROMETHEUS 103 (January, 2006)
PROMETHEUS 102 (December, 2005)
PROMETHEUS 101 (November, 2005)
PROMETHEUS 100 (October, 2005)
PROMETHEUS 99 (September, 2005)
PROMETHEUS 98 (August, 2005)
PROMETHEUS 97 (July, 2005)
PROMETHEUS 96 (June, 2005)
PROMETHEUS 95 (Spring 2005)
INDEX to all previous issues
PROMETHEUS, The Bulletin of Art for: Museum of European Art (USA), Museum Europäische Kunst (Germany), Forum Europa (Germany, Belgium), Order of Alexander the Great (France), Artists for Ecology (United States, Germany), and European Art Foundation (Berlin).
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Editor-in-Chief: Joe F. Bodenstein
Publisher: B. John Zavrel