Theater of the Aphrodisias, Turkey. youtube channel: Charles McKamie
Aphrodisias was named after Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love, who had here her unique cult image, the Aphrodite of Aphrodisias. (wikipedia)
The Theater of the Aphrodisias city was built in the second half of the first century B.C on the eastern slope of the Acropolis. According to its inscription it was dedicated to Aphrodite and the people of the city by Julius Zoilos, a former slave of Octavian. The seating capacity was 8,000. ( www.aphrodisias.com )
Hey everybody check out this ruler by By Joanne Swisterski. Looks like some of you could use it.
From the kickstarter page: This digital ruler that can be customised for Architects, Designers and Builders. You’ll never have difficulty with scales or units again. Check out the page for more information on the tool.
Phillip Weidner. Goose Creek Tower. Alaska. USA. Video: YouTube: Great Big Story.
Although Goose Creek Tower appears plucked from the pages of a children’s book, Phillip Weidner’s home is anything but fictional. When he’s not working as one of Alaska’s top trial attorneys, this DIY architect is building his “poem to the sky.“