Byzantine Museum new exhibition: ‘From Byzantium to the Modern Era’



The Byzantine Museum in Athens has opened its new permanent exhibition titled “From Byzantium to the Modern Era”.
The exhibition features the Museums Post Byzantine Collections on the sections/themes “Venetian Rule and the Greeks”, “Society and art in Venetian Crete”, “Painting in the Ionian Islands: A justifiable hybrid”, “From antibolon to icon”, “The Ottoman conquest and the ‘Genos'”, “The Communities of the Romioi”, “Aspects of Everyday Life”, “Church: Place of worship/site of social cohesion”, “Monasteries: Flowering and brilliance”, “The polymorphism of the 18th century”, “The printed book and the New Hellenism”, “Religious painting in the Hellenic State”, and “Byzantium and Modern Art”.