GARGOYLES IN INDONESIA

Some temples in Asia have magnificent sets of gargoyles, not just in terms of superb carving but also with a very interesting iconography that tells us about the culture and traditions of the fascinating countries on the Asian continent. Many of these gargoyles depict...

EXPRESSIVENESS IN IMAGES OF GARGOYLES

Gargoyles provoke all sorts of reactions and feelings when we look at them, and not just because of the figures they depict, but also because most of them are strikingly expressive. Functionality aside, gargoyles are pure image. Ugliness is one of the characteristics...