This course explores the art and architecture of the Eastern Mediterranean: Constantinople, Jerusalem, Alexandria, Antioch, Damascus, Thessaloniki, and Palermo, 4th-15th centuries. Applying an innovative approach, we will probe questions of phenomenology and aesthetics, focusing our discussion on the performance and appearance of spaces and objects in the changing diurnal light, in the glitter of mosaics and in the mirror reflection and translucency of marble.
|Title||Instructor||Quarter||Day, Time, Location|
ARTHIST 106 (section 1)
Byzantine Art and Architecture, 300-1453 C.E. (ARTHIST 306, CLASSICS 171)
|Pentcheva, B.||2020-2021 Spring||
12:30pm - 1:50pm