Ancients Celts (Druids) believed that trees had many special powers. These trees also provided food, warmth and shelter to human beings. The Celts used to stay only in those places which had presence of these trees.
Medusa Tree - Greenville South Carolina. Within the beautiful Falls Park in downtown Greenville, you will find this amazing tree. Referred to as the "Falls Park Tree" – or sometimes the "Medusa Tree" – its exposed, gnarled roots are one of the park's most popular sights.
Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira’s incredible installations look like giant overgrown tumors or roots that are slowly taking over the spaces they inhabit breaking through doors, walls, floors, and ceilings. Created out of splintered and discarded plywood Oliveira’s creations look like three dimensional wooden patchwork quilts that are taking over every nook and cranny they can, never stopping to ask for permission or directions.(via collabcubed)