Monday’s Monument: Resolution, Nicosia, Cyprus

Monday’s Monument: Resolution, Nicosia, Cyprus

Resolution (1995), by Cypriot sculptor Theodoulos Grigoriou, reiterates the faith of the city of Nicosia and its inhabitants to human rights as the only precondition to peace and freedom. On the round cement base, part of the text of the Universal Declaration of Human...
Monday’s Monument: The Petrified, Geneva, Switzerland

Monday’s Monument: The Petrified, Geneva, Switzerland

Just off the United Nations Square, up a small rise, is the Musee International de la Croix-Rouge et du Croissant-Rouge (the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum.) As you walk up the ramp to the museum entrance, you encounter a group of shrouded, life-size...