Saturday, November 28, 2015

Advent Season is here

It is unknown when Advent or the preparation for Christmas first began. 

Advent Wreath

Some may even claim it goes back to the time of the Twelve Apostles or that it was founded by Saint Peter himself. 

Thursday, November 19, 2015

solidarité symbol

Ever wonder about the origin of the "Peace for Paris" symbol that has gone viral in the wake of the recent bombing tragedy?

Peace for Paris by Jean Jullien - 14 Nov 2015

Here at wonder | wander | world we did. Especially since we adopted it as our own - to express our feelings and our hope.

Friday, November 13, 2015

188 Galerie featured NYC art for Nov 2015

“Constructing Manhattan from the Razor’s Edge” by Christina Lihan 

The artist's cut-outs in thick white paper - cut and creased in razor sharpness - reflect the brightness and energy of the city, bright lights and tight walkways, an expansive sky above and compressed movement below. 

Catch it while you can! Aug 15 to Jan 16. Read all about it here

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Guy Fawkes Day : NOV 5

November 5 is an annual commemoration to observe Guy Fawkes Night, also known as Guy Fawkes Day, Bonfire Night, Firework Night and Gunpowder Treason Plot Day.