Road Trip to Canada, Day 1

My best friend and I spent four days in Canada together to celebrate her birthday and my graduation. This is what we did on our first day. #TBIN Continue Reading →

Putra Mosque

Putra Mosque is an beautiful rose-tinted granite modern mosque in Putrajaya that boasts Middle Eastern, Persian, and Malay architectural styles. Continue Reading →

The Influence of Art on History, Part 4: Conclusion

For centuries, people have used art to convey power and authority as well as persuade thinking. This post in a 4-part series ties together the works discussed in the three previous posts and illustrates the power behind art and changing the world. #TBIN Continue Reading →

The Influence of Art on History, Part 3: Oliver Twist

For centuries, people have used art to convey power and authority as well as persuade thinking. This post in a 4-part series examines how Charles Dickens was able to use his life experience and literary talent to bring about change in the British laws governing treatment of the poor. #TBIN Continue Reading →

The Influence of Art on History, Part 2: The Boston Massacre

For centuries, people have used art to convey power and authority as well as persuade thinking. This post explores how Paul Revere used the famous engraving, The Bloody Massacre, to sway public opinion of the British after the Boston Massacre. Take a look at how he used this work to help bring about the American Revolutionary War. #TBIN Continue Reading →