IMC 2007: Sessions

Session 1206: Medieval Cities: From Jerusalem to Central Europe

Wednesday 11 July 2007, 14.15-15.45

Sponsor:Pontifical Academy of Theology, Kraków / Oswald von Wolkenstein-Gesellschaft
Organiser:Zdzisław Kliś, Institute of History of Art, Pontifical Academy of Theology, Kraków
Moderator/Chair:Richard Byrn, Institute for Medieval Studies, University of Leeds
Paper 1206-aJerusalem in the 6th Century: Myth and Reality
(Language: English)
Piotr Łukasz Grotowski, Pontifical Academy of Theology, Kraków
Index terms: Archaeology - General, Art History - Painting, Byzantine Studies
Paper 1206-bThe Holy City: Idea and Representation in the Medieval Art of Central Europe
(Language: English)
Dariusz Tabor, Pontifical Academy of Theology, Kraków
Index terms: Architecture - General, Art History - General, Art History - Painting, Theology
Paper 1206-cThe City as Hell and its Organisation in Medieval Wall Painting
(Language: English)
Zdzisław Kliś, Institute of History of Art, Pontifical Academy of Theology, Kraków
Index terms: Art History - General, Art History - Painting, Byzantine Studies
Paper 1206-dMedieval Kraków: Structure and Meaning
(Language: English)
Tomasz Węcławowicz, Institute of History of Art, Pontifical Academy of Theology, Kraków
Index terms: Architecture - General, Architecture - Religious, Art History - General
Abstract

Central Europe is a place where comes together two Christian churches: Catholic and Orthodox, East and West. Our papers show that a tradition of mythical Jerusalem came to Central Europe and has been seen in its art.