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The New South Wales Art Gallery, Vernon building, main entrance

Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW), Sydney.

    The Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW), located in The Domain in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, is the most important public gallery in Sydney and one of the largest in Australia. The Gallery's first public exhibition opened in 1874. Admission is free to the general exhibition space, which

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Mount Rushmore National Memorial (phot: taga on absfreepics.com)

Rushmore Mountain, South Dakota, USA

  Mount Rushmore National Memorial is a sculpture carved into the granite face of Mount Rushmore, a granite batholith formation in the Black Hills in Keystone, South Dakota, United States. Sculpted by Gutzon Borglum and his son, Lincoln Borglum, Mount Rushmore features 60-foot (18 m) sculptures of the heads of four United

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Leshan Giant Budha, Sichuan, China

  The Mount Emei Scenic Area, including Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1996. The Leshan Giant Buddha (simplified Chinese: 乐山大佛; traditional Chinese: 樂山大佛; pinyin: Lèshān Dàfó) is a 71-metre (233 ft) tall stone statue, built between 713 and 803 (during the Tang Dynasty),

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Rock sculpture of Decebalus, king of the Dacians. (author: Cosmin Cornea, 2008).

Decebalus, The Rock Sculpture, Orșova, Romania

        The rock sculpture of Decebalus is a 42.9 m in height and 31.6 m in width carving in rock of the face of Decebalus, the last king of Dacia, who fought against the Roman emperors Domitian and Trajan to preserve the independence of his country, which corresponded to modern Romania.

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Timofey Markov Press and Gallery, St. Petersburg, Rusia.

  This recently opened printing press was established by a local enthusiast and collector to publish limited edition hand-printed art books. Working closely with top local artists, Timofey Markov produces books devoted to St. Petersburg's rich cultural milieu, reviving traditions of graphic design and printing that stretch back to the avant garde

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Sova Art Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia.

  This extremely friendly gallery is located in one of St. Petersburg's most picturesque corners, close to the major visitor attractions on Vasilievsky Island. Sova Art features painting and graphic works by St. Petersburg/Leningrad artists from the 1950s up to the present day, with particular emphasis on "unofficial" artists of the Soviet period.   Run

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