There are many Hero's throughout Greek Mythology. From Gods to Demi gods the stories and lessons are endless. In this gallery you will follow the story of the warrior achilles. Born from Peleus of Aegina and Thetis a sea nymph or sea goddess and daughter of Nereus, Achilles was born to be a hero. Although destined for greatness, every hero has a weakness. At child birth his mother Thetis attempted to make him immortal, almost successful she ended up leaving a weakness. His heel was left unprotected and served to be his downfall later own in life. Follow the Story of Achilles through multiple mediums including, sculptures, paintings, drawings, and metal works.