Roman, from Antioch (Turkey) Floor Mosaic from Bath of Apolausis Limestone, marble Fifth century CE L: 14 ft (4.3 m), H: 8 ½ ft (2.6 m) On Loan from the Getty Museum of Art
Ist Biennial of Archeology and History of Alter do Chão
1st International Meeting RoGeMoPorTur
Tempo de Encontro: O Oriente e o Ocidente
East Meets West
Cine-Teatro Municipal of Alter do Chão, Portugal
1-3 July 2016
IHA, FCSH, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa
Projecto Internacional RoGeMoPorTur
Organized by IHA’s researcher Maria de Jesus Duran Kremer, as well as by the International Project RoGeMoPorTur (Geometric Roman Mosaics in Portugal and Turkey) and the City Hall of Alter do Chão, Portugal, the 1st International Meeting RoGeMoPorTur will take into consideration and analysis the reciprocal influence of different cultures on Roman Mosaics in Portuguese and Turkish territories, aiming at identifying the exchange and cultural interaction between East and West.
Learn more about the programme of the meeting and the way to register here.
Learn more about the International Project RoGeMoPorTur here.