|Winter Term 2015 Splendor & Power: Byzantine Art - 1069 - ARHI 211
Prerequisites/Notes: ARHI 100 or sophomore standing
Catalog Description : Surveys the art and architecture of the Byzantine Empire, including mosaics, metalwork, icons, manuscripts, textiles, and other arts. Emphasizes the transition from classical Roman society, the patronage of Byzantine political figures, the profound importance of religion for the arts, and international contacts, expecially with western Europe and the Islamic world.
Attributes: Fine Arts Div GER (01cr), Diversity-Global GER (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course