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“The Highest Goal of Life is to Inquire and Create”

I always find it a pleasure to listen to some of the smartest people I know in their wisdom years, to find what they have learned over the course of a life well lived.  As a former educator, I was … Continue reading

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An Iconographer’s Studio

 All my life I have waited to be an artist.  That is, a practicing artist.  Quietly, while I was busy with the stuff of life I studied, went to museums, read books…ripened…so to speak. Fortunately for me I did not … Continue reading

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Паршин Ілля. Візантійські сюжети у Кракові. Короткий звіт про VI Міжнародну наукову конференцію «Colloquia russica: Rus’ a kraje kultury łacińskiej: społeczeństwo, kultura, releigia (X–XVI w.)»

Source: Паршин Ілля. Візантійські сюжети у Кракові. Короткий звіт про VI Міжнародну наукову конференцію «Colloquia russica: Rus’ a kraje kultury łacińskiej: społeczeństwo, kultura, releigia (X–XVI w.)»

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but back to the beauty of Byzantine Christianity

Christian orthodoxy continued The Christian churches in all the Balkans — this includes the Czechoslovakians, Romanians, Poles and others not already mentioned have always retained uninterrupted liturgies and church arts that the Russian Orthodox have claimed as only theirs.  And … Continue reading

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Beware the Jabberwocky…

What’s a jabberwocky got to do with iconography, you might ask?  Everything, if you are one of those quiet, docile types that believe everything you hear and begin to idolize any particular teacher or style.  Pride go-eth before the fall, … Continue reading

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Тривимірна реконструкція вівтаря Св. Софії Константинопольської

Відео запис. Source: Тривимірна реконструкція вівтаря Св. Софії Константинопольської

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