TITLE

The Armenian Cross as Ceramic Art

AUTHOR(S)
Hachigian, Jack
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Ceramics Technical;May-Oct2012, Issue 34, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a research on color cross designs found in the architecture in the region of Trebezond, Turkey, which in ancient times was part of Armenia. Topics include the religious aspects of the sculptures, the spirituality of Trebezond manuscripts, and data on the author's attempts to create crosses from clay that resemble the Armenian illuminations.
ACCESSION #
76108117

 

Related Articles

  • RANAKPUR: CLIMAX OF THE JAIN TEMPLE. Pereira, José // Marg: A Magazine of the Arts;Sep97, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p88 

    The article presents a detailed analysis of the Jain temple in Ranakpur in Western India. The structure consists of a platform, shrines, halls, courts and entrances. The author discusses the structure, supported on its platform with stairways going to the temple itself and inside going to higher...

  • Overview of Art & Architecture in Ancient Egypt. Whittaker, Anne S. // Ancient Egypt: Overview of Art & Architecture in Ancient Egypt;2011, p1 

    The article discusses the art and architecture of ancient Egypt. Particular focus is given to the design and construction of the Egyptian pyramids, Egyptian temples, and the connection between architecture and religion in ancient Egypt. The development of written language through the use of...

  • Overview of Art & Architecture in Ancient Far East. Johnson, Judy A. // Ancient Far East: Overview of Art & Architecture in Ancient Far ;2011, p1 

    General information regarding art and architecture in the ancient Far East is presented. Particular focus is given to the religious aspects of art and architecture in ancient East Asian cultures. The notion of cosmic geometry in Chinese architecture, the connection of the Angkor Wat temple in...

  • Four Prominent Boshan Families and Boshan Culture in Shandong Province during the Ming and Qing Dynasties. Zhou Xiao // Qingdao Daxue Shifanxueyuan Xuebao/Journal of Teachers College Q;2012, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p61 

    Boshan is an ancient town n central Shandong. It is famous for its industry of ceramics and colored glaze. A large number of distinguished intellectuals appeared here in the Ming and Qing Dynasties. Among them, the Zhao, Sun, Jiang and Qian families were known as "four prominent families". The...

  • Avoiding common problems. Zamek, Jeff // Ceramics Monthly;Sep96, Vol. 44 Issue 7, p106 

    Presents guidelines on ceramic work with clay. Includes saving money; Clay body; Learning curve; Even drying; Defect rate; Raw materials; Kiln size.

  • answers: From the CM Technical Staff. Finkelnburg, Dave // Ceramics Monthly;Dec2008, Vol. 56 Issue 10, p12 

    The article presents an answer to the question of whether conductivity and structural issues affect the usability of a clay body when used on a cone 6 glazes.

  • Q&A.  // Ceramic Review;May/Jun2009, Issue 237, p65 

    The article provides an answer to a question on what type of clay is most ideal to start with.

  • CHOOSING THE RIGHT CLAY. Zamek, Jeff // Ceramics Monthly;2007 Ceramic Arts Buyers Guide, Vol. 54, p38 

    An excerpt from the article "Choosing the Right Clay," by Jeff Zamek published in the January 2005 issue of "Ceramics Monthly" is presented.

  • CLAYS WE USE.  // Ceramics Monthly;2007 Ceramic Arts Buyers Guide, Vol. 54, p40 

    An excerpt from the article "Clays We Use," published in the February 2006 issue of "Ceramics Monthly" is presented.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics