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Polychrome Art History

For centuries the human form rendered in white marble has been considered the pinnacle of sculptural beauty in Western art, despite visible traces of original polychromy.

Today it is widely known that this misconception is based on false perceptions, and we want to contribute to the writing of a polychrome history of art. We call for a critical discource on polychrome reconstructions and the relationship between colours, materials and the surface.

Publisert 18. mars 2020 13:02 - Sist endret 18. mars 2020 13:02