RE-ENACTMENT: Ancient festivals

Ancient festivals:Roman Apulum Festival and Cercedava Camp – Cucuteni Roman Apulum Festival The 8th edition of the Romanian Apulum Festival, which brought together over 200 reenactors from Romanian, Italian and Bulgarian bands, as well as thousands of visitors, took place between the 28th of August and the 1st of May 2017 in Alba Iulia, Romania. Cercedava […]

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Book Review: The Meadow of the Ants by Dionis Spataru

A new book release from Black Gryphon Publishing for your permanent library, remarkable through its concept, letterpress and illustrations. Dionis Spataru, the author and illustrator of the book, had the courage and prerequisite passion to accomplish a great project, writing a text that is untouched by superficiality, a characteristic that is routinely promoted by today’s […]

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Frontispieces in Romanian Byzantine Style

Frontispieces in Romanian Byzantine Style in the 15th-16th Century As a decorative element, which opens a text, the frontispiece is present in the Romanian illuminated manuscripts since the first works elaborated on the territory of the Wallachian Lands. Like the entire Romanian illuminated manuscripts, the frontispiece is also an adaptation of Byzantine art, the Wallachian […]

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