January, 2024

202419Jan14:3015:30Pagan Symbols and Art in Romanesque Churches14:30 - 15:30

Event Details

When: January 19, 2024 | 14:30-15:30

Where:Room 702 in DC

Organized by:
Art History Society

About the event

Pagan Symbols and Art in Romanesque Churches: an analysis of Romanesque pagan art and the historical context behind it’ is an Art History Society & History Society collaboration event and it will be held on January 19, 2024, during activity hour, in room 702 in DC building. This event’s focus will be pagan art on churches in the Romanesque period, while also introducing a brief historical context of the period. The event is addressed to people of all majors that are interested in learning more about how ancient pagan motifs, such as the Green Man, intertwine with Christian iconography. It is a chance to witness how Romanesque artists utilized these pagan symbols to convey profound spiritual messages, offering a glimpse into the dynamic between tradition and innovation.