Book presentation "Sculpture in Venetian Crete"
Crete University Press and the Society of Cretan Historical Studies are pleased to launch the book presentation of Sculpture in Venetian Crete (1211–1669). Volume I: Studies, Volume II: Lapidarium, edited by Maria Vakondiou and Olga Gratziou (Crete University Press, 2021). The event will take place on Friday, June 16, at 19:30, in the Garden of the Historical Museum of Crete (27 Sofokli Venizelou Avenue, Heraklion). The speakers will be Maria Kazanaki-Lappa, Honorary Curator of Antiquities, Nicos Hadjinicolaou, Professor Emeritus, University of Crete, Michalis Olympios, Associate Professor in the History of Western Art at the University of Cyprus, and the publication’s editors Olga Gratziou, Professor Emeritus, University of Crete, and Dr. Maria Vakondiou. Panagiotis Ioannou, Associate Professor in History of Art at the University of Crete, will moderate the presentation.