From Vikings to Romanovs: Early Russian art and architecture

Country: Belgium City: Brussels
From: 14 Nov 2018 20:00

To: 14 Nov 2018 21:00

Welcome to The Arts Society Brussels Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 20:00 2 Avenue Paul Hymans, Brussels 1200
1200 Woluwe-Saint-Lambert 1200

The lecture focuses on the evolution of the Russian people from their misty begins.

 

The historical background to the lecture is the evolution of the Russian people from their misty begins as Viking traders in the 8th century to Prince Vladimir of Kiev's adoption of the Orthodox branch of Christianity in the late 10th century, when they inherited a specific style of religious art and architecture from Byzantium.

 

Source: The Arts Society Brussels