Legion of Honor http://kalw.org en Run – or pole vault, or swim – to Legion of Honor’s “Gift from the Gods” exhibit http://kalw.org/post/run-or-pole-vault-or-swim-legion-honor-s-gift-gods-exhibit <p><span id="internal-source-marker_0.7633161817774625" style="font-size:13px;font-family:'Times New Roman';color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Long ago and far away &ndash; in Greece, nearly 3,000 years ago, to be exact &ndash; highly-trained athletes gathered every four years at a place called </span><a href="http://www.ancientgreece.com/s/Olympics/"><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:'Times New Roman';color:#1155cc;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:nor Wed, 25 Jul 2012 21:21:00 +0000 Steven Short 14076 at http://kalw.org Run – or pole vault, or swim – to Legion of Honor’s “Gift from the Gods” exhibit “Art for art’s sake” and the movement that created it http://kalw.org/post/%E2%80%9Cart-art%E2%80%99s-sake%E2%80%9D-and-movement-created-it <p><span id="internal-source-marker_0.3722860370631932" style="font-size:19px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Perhaps you&rsquo;ve been to an art gallery or museum exhibit where you didn&rsquo;t... fully understand the </span><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:Times New Roman;color:#0000ff;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:underline;vertical-align:baseline;">artist&rsquo;s intentions. Thu, 23 Feb 2012 20:43:27 +0000 Steven Short 6367 at http://kalw.org “Art for art’s sake” and the movement that created it