Painting, sculpture, and similar forms of artistic expression.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Sat, 2004-07-31 08:22
A rare bronze roundel discovered under a stairway in Devon, England, has brought nearly UK£7 million in a recent auction, a record for a Renaissance piece.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2004-07-23 14:27
The earliest example of a Renaissance painted ceiling in Scotland, originally painted at Prestongrange House in 1581, but later removed for preservation, has been reproduced at a nearby East Lothian pub.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-07-17 10:38
"Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum," featuring over one hundred of the V&A's 10th-18th century works, will be on display at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC, through February 6, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-09 10:49
A life-size painting of St. George dating from the Middle Ages has been discovered in St Cadoc's Church in Llangattock Lingoed, South Wales.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-07-08 09:02
Spamalot, the musical version of "Monty Python's Holy Grail," is headed for Broadway in February 2005. David Hyde Pierce, Tim Curry and Hank Azaria will star.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-07-05 17:22
A wall painting of an Anglo-Saxon Saint dating from the 10th century has been discovered at Deerhurst Church near Tewkesbury, England.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2004-06-29 23:00
A flock of pigeons has led a group of art historians to a lost Renaissance fresco hidden in the ceiling of a Valencia cathedral.
Submitted by Olyane on Wed, 2004-06-23 22:44
A brief review of a newly-released scholarly publication on Tolkien's mythology.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-06-19 12:31
A portrait of Mary Tudor will go on display in Winchester Cathedral June 30, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-06-19 07:54
The public has its first chance to view a medieval Egyptian map showing England as a "tiny, egg-shaped lump." The map is now on display at the Bodleian Library in Oxford, England.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-06-16 10:05
''Voices for Tolerance in an Age of Persecution'' will be on display at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, through October 30.
Submitted by Aoife on Tue, 2004-02-17 03:35
According to William Congreve, "Music hath charms to soothe the savage breast," so readers will want to calm themselves by checking out Dame Aoife's music links.
Submitted by Aoife on Wed, 2004-01-21 15:37
Newsletter editors take note as Dame Aoife shares her sources for information on medieval woodcuts.
Submitted by Aoife on Tue, 2004-01-06 15:21
Just in time for 12th Night, Valentine's Day and Mardi Gras: Learn all about masques and mumming when Dame Aoife shares her recommandations.
Submitted by Aoife on Thu, 2003-10-30 06:04
Dame Aoife shares sources for stained glass from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2003-03-28 16:14
In her weekly column, Aoife shares her annotated research links on the ultimate Renaissance man: Leonardo da Vinci.