Speaker: Dr. Ronald Marchese, Archaeological Institute of America
Theme: “Sacred Art from the Armenian Orthodox Churches of Istanbul”
Dr. Marchese’s most recent book, “Splendor and Pageantry: Textile Treasures from the Armenian Orthodox Churches of Istanbu” was selected best among fifteen different entries by the Textile Society of America. This text is the recipient of the annual R. L. Shep Ethnic Textiles Book Award, an award that recognizes the “the best book of the year in the field of ethnic textiles.
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