Christian Icons in Byzantine Egypt In Byzantine Egypt, Christian concepts and ideals became steadily integrated into the daily lives of its citizens. Evidence supporting this includes a number of encaustic panel paintings unearthed, depicting early Christian symbols and imagery. In Medieval times however, encaustic reliefs were typically associated with portable objects. Since Christian missionaries were constantly traveling, they required smaller objects to convey their message to the ... Read More about Byzantine Christian Icons
Byzantine Icons experienced a great revival in the 20th century, combined efforts of both the East and West. The Byzantine Revival began around 1930 in Greece and experienced popularity in the late 1980s when communism collapsed in Eastern Europe. Although it is a beautiful art form, and has experienced a great revival, many people are still unfamiliar with Byzantine Icons. ANCIENT ICONS Byzantine Icons is a sacred form of painting. They are frescoes, icons and mosaics of Mother ... Read More about Byzantine Icons – Revival?
Well boys and girls… the dream I have been dreaming has finally come together in a life size construction waiting to be seen. Some of you have been listening to me for years about Art and Peace. When I started this I could not have known what I was getting into, and for a good reason. The projects size alone would have overwhelmed me. The fact that I really am going to get to the end is a delight and an accomplishment. looking back over these empty frames thinking they might fall over, I ... Read More about Art and Peace