||RICHARD WRIGHT wins
the award for inginuity for showing us with his SHIP SHAKER that
the ingenious Archimedes was the true father of Technic LEGO.
||RICHARD J. DEE has built
the defininite LEGO PARTHENON granting him a permanent place
in the center of the Acropolis Project. I may ask him to start
working on the the Erechtheion next!
||NIC P. ventured beyond
the Greeks, Romans and Egyptians to construct a stylish and impressive
commemoration of the ANGKOR WAT in the Cambodian cradle of civilization.
||RICHARD W. SCHAMUS
showed us a whimsical Greece inhabited by PEGASUS and the god
TECHNIC who was probably the chosen diety of Archimedes and certainly
is the chosen diety of many rec.toys.lego readers.
||GARY ISTOK demonstrated
with his elegant LEGO MUSEUM OF ART that Greco-Roman models can
put in an appearance in our town layouts also. I am ready to
convert my Parthenon model into the Supreme court of Legoland!
||JACOB SPARRE ANDERSEN
gave us instructions for modular sets that anyone could use to
build the mighty CIRCUS MAXIMUS and then gave us a raytraced
image of a maximal version of the famous Roman race track.
||MATTHEW VERDIER built
a distinctive and veracious model of the PALACE AT KNOSSIS in
Minoan Crete as well as two models from Ancient Egypt, civilizationss
that were as ancient to the Romans as Rome is to us today.
||ERIK OLSON played very
well with his LEGO and creatively used a mix of mainly basic
bricks to give us a truely magnificent and historically accurate
version of the Roman Sanctury of Fortuna Primagenia. Erik wins
the grand prize by being true both to the form of Roman Architecture
and to the form of LEGO.