Late Antique and Byzantine Art and Architecture Series 2021–2022

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July 20, 2021

The ISM is pleased to announce the 2021–2022 Yale Lectures in Late Antique and Byzantine Art and Architecture series, presented with support from the Yale Department of the History of Art and Yale Department of Classics.

Zoom webinar series at noon (ET) on the second Friday of the month.

[Registration link coming soon]

September 10 

The Arts of Georgia: Culture, Nationalism and Byzantine Colonialism.  
Anthony Eastmond, The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London (UK)

October 8

Face to Face with the Sacred: Icons in the Byzantine Home
Maria Parani, University of Cyprus

November 12

Reception and Adaptation of Byzantine Art in Old Rus in the 11th–12th Centuries
Anna Zacharova, Moscow State University

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Stories for a King: Imaes and Narratives at the Holy Cross of Aght’amar
Ioanna Rapti, École Pratique des Hautes Études, Paris

January 14

Architectural Restoration and the Sensory Experience of Time in Late Antiquity
Ann Marie Yasin, University of Southern California

February 11

Staging Late Antiquity: An 11th Century Revolution in Ethiopian Architecture
Mikael Muelhbauer, Columbia University

March 11

“Towards a Higher Vision” and “Inside the Depth of Words”: The Aesthetics of Layering in Byzantine Art and Literature
Panagiotis Agapitos, University of Cyprus

April 8

The Ziyareti of Kykkos: The Kykkotissa Meets the Ottomans
Annemarie Weyl Carr, Southern Methodist University (emerita)