Talks

Lecture ''Time, History and Climate in Cyprus: the Cyprus Dendrochronology Laboratory and recent progress'' by Dr. Sturt Manning


Dr.Sturt Manning will give a keynote talk about the Cyprus Dendrochronology Laboratory and its recent progress at the 2nd International Congress on Archaeological Sciences in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East. Dendrochronology provides key information for dating, provenance, climate, and environmental reconstruction, and is applicable to a wide range of contexts from the current and past natural landscape to built heritage and archaeological sites both on land and underwater.

Lecture ''Some Fresh Thoughts and Data on Domenikos Theotokopoulos'' by Dr.Andreas Pittas in Limassol


Domenikos Theotokopoulos, widely known as “El Greco”, is considered one of the most important and influential artists in world history. The most fascinating aspect of his work is his ever-evolving artistic transformation as he physically moved from his homeland of Crete, to Italy and finally to Spain. Recent archival discoveries and studies of his social and family circles have brought to light unknown details of his life that have contributed to a revised understanding of his art and personality.

Lecture ''Some Fresh Thoughts and Data on Domenikos Theotokopoulos'' by Dr.Andreas Pittas


Domenikos Theotokopoulos, widely known as “El Greco”, is considered one of the most important and influential artists in world history. The most fascinating aspect of his work is his ever-evolving artistic transformation as he physically moved from his homeland of Crete, to Italy and finally to Spain. Recent archival discoveries and studies of his social and family circles have brought to light unknown details of his life that have contributed to a revised understanding of his art and personality.

Enrico Fermi Lecture by Prof. Antonio Sgamellotti


The exciting new developments in the application of advanced science and technology in the study, conservation and protection of cultural heritage were the focus of the lecture by Prof. Antonio Sgamellotti (Prof. Emeritus of the University of Perugia and member of the prestigious Accademia dei Lincei) held at the Cyprus Institute (CyI) on Thursday, September 27. The well-attended event was part of the ‘Enrico Fermi’ lecture series, co-organized by CyI and the Embassy of Italy in Cyprus, represented at the event by His Excellency Mr.

Lecture ''Molecular Sciences and Cultural Heritage'' by Antonio Sgamelloti


Andreas Pittas Art Characterization Laboratories of the Cyprus Institute will host on 27th of September a lecture by Antonio on Molecular Sciences and Cultural Heritage. Molecular Sciences provide powerful tools to solve many problems in art-historical studies and may be used to suggest appropriate procedures for conservation and restoration.

Lecture on El Greco by Prof. Fernando Marias and visit to APAC Labs/ STARC


Andreas Pittas Art Characterization Laboratories of The Cyprus Institute, the Embassy of the Kingdom of Spain in Cyprus,Cervantes Institute Nicosia and the A. G. Leventis Gallery cordially invite you to the lecture El Greco’s Miles Christi, once again: Doménikos Theotokópoulos and his clients in Venice Fernando Marías Franco Professor of History of Art, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

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