Byzantine art is the name for the artistic products of the Eastern Roman (
Byzantine) Empire, as ... The subject matter of monumental Byzantine art was
primarily religious and imperial: the two theme...
Dec 6, 2007 ... A brief treatment of Byzantine art follows. For a treatment of Byzantine
architecture, see Western architecture: The Christian East.
it was also called the “New Rome,” owing to the city's new status as political
capital of the Roman empire. The Christian, ultimately Greek-speaking state ruled
Byzantine Christian Art (c.400-1200): History of Eastern Orthodox Mosaics, Ikons,
Ivory Carvings, Architecture in Constantinople.
To speak of “Byzantine Art” is a bit problematic, since the Byzantine empire ...
This religious shift dramatically affected the art that was created across the
on the top of the main dome. Centres of Byzantine-style early Christian art were.
Ravenna, Kiev, Novgorod and Moscow. Please see: Christian Byzantine Art.
Western artists working on panel turned for inspiration to the Christian East,
adapting the techniques, style, and subject matter of Byzantine icons. For
Early Medieval Art reflect the differences between the development of the
Catholic religion in the west and the Byzantium Empire of the east. The Catholic ...
Byzantine art is almost entirely concerned with religious expression. Specifically,
Byzantine artists want to translate church theology into artistic terms.
Mosaic as an art was not totally an unknown medium before the ... Byzantine
religious art and mosaic were exhibited ...