Presentation of the volume TEMPLON. Holy figures, invisible gates of faith
Start Date: 12 Dec 2017
End Date: 12 Dec 2017
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Amphitheatre "Melina Mercouri"
The Museum of Byzantine Culture, the Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation and the MVN Consultants cordially invite you to the presentation of the volume TEMPLON. Holy figures, invisible gates of faith. 20th and 21st centuries, which is to take place on Tuesday 12 December 2017 at 19.00, at the “Melina Mercouri” Auditorium of the Museum of Byzantine Culture. The above-mentioned volume, which is a collective one comprising articles by distinguished researchers on the subject of templon, was realized on the occasion of the temporary exhibition under the same title presented at the “Kyriakos Krokos” exhibition wing of the Museum.
The following researchers are going to speak on the book: Dr Agathoniki Tsilipakou, Director of the Museum of Byzantine Culture, Dimitris Pavlopoulos, Associate Professor of Art History at the History and Archaeology Department of the Kapodistrian University of Athens, Nikolaos Graikos, Doctor of Art History, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and Christos F. Margaritis, editor of the volume, MVN Consultants.
A guided tour by the curators will precede the presentation of the book at 17.30. Guided tours will also be given on Wednesday 13 December at 10.30 and 12.00.