Afternoon on Ekhprasis: Two lectures on the theme


25.4.2019 at 14.00 - 16.00
- Professor Alexander Markov:
Theory and History of Ekphrasis
Ekphrasis, or deion, was the first example of intermediality in art. The lecture gives an overview of the theory of ekphrasis from antiquity to the present day.
- Professor Emeritus Altti Kuusamo, Department of Art History, University of Turku:
Representation of the Antique Tale and Its Doubles: Ovidius – Arachne. The Problem of Ekphrasis”

Professor Alexander Markov, Department for Cinema and Contemporary Art Studies, Russian State University for the Humanities, Moscow, gives the lecture during his First+ -visit at the Department of Art History. All warmly welcome!
Suvitie, Sara