The tall tower of a villa in the very west of the Roman empire shows the splendour of Roman villa culture in Lusitania.
Author: Samuel Oer de Almeida
The Boboli Obelisk – A Monument in Motion
The movement of an ancient Egyptian obelisk through space and time bears witness to the mobility and cultural role of architectural monuments.
The Speaking Snake Glycon, Ancient Oracles, and Voices of Dissent
The oracle of the speaking snake Glycon flourished in ancient Asia Minor. Although it enjoyed lasting popularity, dissident voices arose.
The Urban Lapidarium of Stuttgart
In Stuttgart, a rich architectural and sculptural heritage exhibited in the decelerating atmosphere of a Renaissance style garden is to be discovered.
Pasquino – Talking Statue of Rome
The extraordinarily vivid reception and repurposing of an ancient Roman statue show several aspects of the handling of ancient material culture in Renaissance Rome.