Jannis Kounellis obituary
The Guardian - Feb 17, 2017
Consequently, in contrast to their “poorer” companions, some of Kounellis's installations had gold surfaces, influenced by Byzantine art, or, after the mid-70s, classical fragments – plaster heads blindfolded or punctured with gas flames. As he himself ...
Houston: A Cultural Touchdown
... local treasure with carefully curated temporary exhibits boasting works by the likes of Picasso and Warhol and an impressive permanent collection that spans continents, eras and genres, with works from the Surrealists to seventh-century Byzantine art.
Why US museums and the antiquities trade should work together
I contrast this with the bustling trade in war loot that I encountered as a young curator in the 1980s, when vast numbers of important pieces of Byzantine art – including icons, frescoes, and even church mosaics – were pouring westward in the wake of ...
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Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition
This groundbreaking volume explores the epochal transformations and unexpected continuities in the Byzantine Empire from the seventh to the ninth century. As the period opened, the Empire's southern provinces—the vibrant, diverse areas of North Africa and the eastern Mediterranean—were at the crossroads of trade routes reaching from Spain to China. These regions experienced historic upheavals when their Christian and Jewish communities encountered the emerging Islamic world, and by the ninth century, an unprecedented cross-fertilization of cultures had taken place.
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The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Studies
by: Susan Ashbrook Harvey, David G. Hunter
The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Studies responds to and celebrates the explosion of research in this inter-disciplinary field over recent decades. As a one-volume reference work, it provides an introduction to the academic study of early Christianity (c. 100-600 AD) and examines the vast geographical area impacted by the early church, in Western and Eastern late antiquity. It is thematically arranged to encompass history, literature, thought, practices, and material culture. It contains authoritative and up-to-date surveys of current thinking and research in the various sub-specialties of early Christian studies, written by leading figures in the discipline.
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Early Byzantine Art
Review of Keys Works of Early Byzantine Art Overview of Early Byzantine Period: 0:01-0:34 Overview of Byzantine Empire and Constantinople: 0:35-3:14 ...
TICE Art 1010: Medieval and Byzantine Art.mp4
This is a review video for the TICE ART 1010 course. Video by Ydraw.
Early Byzantine art
This is the first of two podcasts on Byzantine art.
Byzantine Art, the jewel of the Empire
Byzantine ART: 330-1453 In this video, there is a brief review of the Byzantine art history. The text is based upon Robin Cormack's book; \