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Series of archaeological lectures in Skopje by prof. Dr Philipp Niewöhner


Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje
Faculty of Philosophy

The Faculty of Philosophy is pleased to announce the forthcoming course in
Archaeology and Art History to be given by:
Professor Philipp Niewöhner from the University of Oxford
(April 8th-17th)

Title of the Course: The Archaeology of Marble in Macedonia and the Byzantine World
Venue: Lecture Hall of the Faculty (амфитеатар IV)

Timetable of the Lectures:

  • April 8th (12.00-14.30) – Methodology: the Episcopal Basilica at Stobi and Other Problems
  • April 10th (10.00-12.00) – Typology: Acanthus and the History of Early Byzantine Art
  • April 14th (12.00-14.00) – Quarries: Sivec, Proconnesus, Docimium, and the Technology of Provenance Analysis
  • April 16th (12.00-14.00) – Workshops: Connectivity and the Topography of Byzantine Art
  • April 17th (10.00-12.00) – Architecture: Order, Varietas, and the Use of Spolia


The syllabus of the course is available in the Library of the Institute of Art History and Archaeology


The event is sponsored by the Kiril Trajkovski Foundation

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