Hermitage lectures


On the occasion of the exhibition Splendour and Glory: Art of the Russian Orthodox Church (19 March – 16 September 2011) in Hermitage Amsterdam, ACEOT and the museum organized a special lecture series entitled Art and Spirituality of the Russian Orthodox Tradition on the following dates:

26 March: Revd. Dr. Michael Bakker and Revd. Prof. Andrew Louth (general introduction and introduction to Russian Orthodox tradition)
16 April: Revd. Prof. Andrew Louth and Aidan Hart, BA (images and icons)
21 May: Revd. Prof. Andrew Louth and Revd. Dr. Ivan Moody (liturgy and music)
18 June: Revd. Dr. Cyril Hovorun and Revd. Prof. Andrew Louth (monasticism and spirituality)

These lectures have been filmed and you can watch them (for free) in two formats:
1. As double screen web lectures (on the website of VU University Amsterdam)
2. As single screen web lectures in Apple’s iTunes U (on-line or on your iPhone or iPad).

The production of the web lectures was supported financially by the Iona Foundation and the Wilhelmina E. Jansen Foundation.

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