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...
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
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.
Byzantine Christian Art (c.400-1200): History of Eastern Orthodox Mosaics, Ikons,
Ivory Carvings, Architecture in Constantinople.
The purpose of Byzantine art was to glorify the Christian religion and to express
its mystery. All of Byzantine art is filled with a kind of spiritual symbolism--things ...
Byzantine art is almost entirely concerned with religious expression. Specifically,
Byzantine artists want to translate church theology into artistic terms.
Get information, facts, and pictures about Byzantine art and architecture at ... in
the evolution of a specifically Byzantine church architecture: the basilica and the
Many of the trends we saw in early Christian art find full expression in Byzantine
art. For example, early Christians loved mosaics, so did the Byzantines.
Mosaic as an art was not totally an unknown medium before the ... Byzantine
religious art and mosaic were exhibited ...
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 ...