OMPHALE, Queen of Lydia

There are two ancient sculptural vessels–one in Delphi and another in Jerusalem–called omphalus that claim to be the center, or navel, of earth. My sculpture Omphale, Queen of Lydia, is a human calling: an invitation to the gods to be with us; it is as if Lydia were back on earth looking for her Hercules. OMPHALE, Queen … Continue reading