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2014-05-05 12:25:19

New installments bring to life the role of chess in art, music and culture ST. LOUIS, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF) today announced the upcoming debut of two new exhibitions that will explore how chess inspires art, culture and music. Opening May 8, Strategy by Design: Games by Michael Graves and Cage and Kaino: Pieces and Performances offer WCHOF visitors a rare glimpse into the important yet often unknown influence the 1500-year old game of chess has on...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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