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'Glory of Venice: Masterworks of the Renaissance' Review: Where It All Started

Wall Street Journal - Oct 12, 2016
Unlike the stylized saints on icons—their ultimate source—the individually characterized, three-dimensional figures stand comfortably in their narrow spaces, yet the backgrounds are the radiant gold that evokes otherworldly regions in Byzantine art.

Historical highlights of architecture, part 5

Napa Valley Register - Sep 17, 2016
Because thousands of Greek and Roman craftsmen had fled to Constantinople during the Gothic invasions, their style would heavily influence Byzantine art and architecture, with added geometric complexity. Mosaics replaced carved decoration, domes ...

Former Walters Art Museum director Gary Vikan talks black market art, Baltimore museums in new memoir

The Retriever - Sep 28, 2016
Vikan first joined the Baltimore museum scene in 1985 after leaving his senior associate for Byzantine Art position at the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection in Washington, D.C. Through his work since then — whether it be bringing a ...

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Art That Changed the World

by: DK

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The Artist's Reality: Philosophies of Art

by: Mark Rothko
Mark Rothko, the painter famous for his luminous abstract canvases, spent several years in the late 1930s and early '40s writing a book about the meaning of art. Edited by his son Christopher, Rothko's uncompleted manuscript, The Artist's Reality: Philosophies of Art, reveals a man struggling to make a case for the highest ideals of Western culture at a time when crass popular taste and American regionalism were conspiring against the values he held dear. During these years, Rothko worked in a melancholy Expressionist style that was just beginning to be influenced by Surrealism.
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Erté: Art Deco Master of Graphic Art & Illustration

by: Rosalind Ormiston

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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

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 ...

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; \

LaunchPad: Conserving Ancient and Byzantine Art at the Art Institute of Chicago

While the Art Institute of Chicago's ancient and Byzantine collection was off view during the construction of the Mary and Michael Jaharis Galleries of Greek, ...