Categorie
NEWS SCULPTURE SYMPOSIUM

Pasithea Limestone h 215 cm Cyprus 2014

Pasithea, as wife of Hypnos,the god of sleep and dreams, may have been regarded as a goddess of hallucinations and hallucinogenic drugs. Her name is difficult to translate-the prefix pasis can be translated equally as `all`, `possessed` or `acquired` and the suffix thea as `sight`, `seeing`, `contemplation`, `goddess` or `divine`. Translating it as `Acquired-Sight` may […]