Ateljé 25 by Waldemarson Berglund Arkitekter This archetypal Swedish building form, shaped like a Monopoly house, serves as an artist’s studio, with a simple plywood interior and massive skylights to let in natural sunlight.
Sue Hendrickson was, until last year, a one-woman cartel for a little-known pearl found in a Caribbean univalve mollusk called a Queen conch (pronounced conk, as in honk). Now she shares her conch pearl monopoly with renowned Geneva, Switzerland, jewelry maker Georges Ruiz who is as convinced as his partner that this calcareous concretion (that’s what gemologists call natural pearls made of something other than nacre) is finally set for the fame that has long eluded it.
The bright colors of Reykjavik, Iceland, shines even brighter in the summer sun. The charming city is located by the sea, with the mountain Esja overlooking it. In bright summer weather with clear blue skies you can even see all the way to Snæfellsnes National Park and the glacier Snæfellsjökull.
Unitarian Universalist - Recognizing that no religion has a monopoly on the truth but that all traditions have something to teach us about the nature of Life and Love, we feature a collection of world relgious symbols at the heart of our sanctuary. The Universalist Cross and the UU Flaming Chalice interlock side-by-side and are flanked by symbols representing (clockwise from the top) Christianity, Taoism, Wicca, Judaism, Sikhism, Buddhism, Native American spirituality and Islam.