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Icarus and Daedalus

Common Greek Myths Found Throughout Art History

Those who are well-versed in Greek mythology likely recognize many scenes from myths in famous artworks. In fact, apart from religious scenes, images from Greek mythology are one of the most common themes in European art. Greek mythology is prominent...

The Tragic Story of the Fall of Icarus

The story of Icarus is one of those legends of Greek mythology that fascinates audiences because of Icarus' desire to transgress human boundaries, thus culminating in tragic consequences. The tale of Daedalus and Icarus in Greek mythology is the story...

Icarus and Daedalus to Re-appear in Tehran

Iranian director Homayun Ghanizadeh plans to stage a play in Iran that he has written based on the Greek myth of Icarus and Daedalus, bearing that title. The performance will be held on Sept. 21 at the Hafez Hall,...