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Palmyra Portrait Project


2016.12.07 | Lecture / talk, History and achaeology

Important faces: Grave reliefs with more than one individual (mainly) from the northern Roman frontier

Summary of lecture by Postdoc Niels Bargfeldt, Det Danske Institut i Rom og Afdeling for Klassiske Studier, Aarhus Universitet. Palmyra Portrait Project lecture series.

2016.11.26 | History and achaeology

24 spørgsmål til professoren

Interview with Professor Rubina Raja on Radio24syv.

Photo: Sara Ringsborg
Photo: Sara Ringsborg

2016.11.02 | Lecture / talk, History and achaeology

Palmyra’s Little-Known Neighbour: The Sculpture of Osrhoene

by Nathalia B. Kristensen and Jesper V. Jensen

2016.11.01 | History and achaeology

Introduction of Julia Steding

New PhD student in the Palmyra Portrait Project.

Photo: Scanpix.

2016.10.27 | History and achaeology

The history and current situation of World Heritage Sites in Syria. The case of Palmyra

New publication by Professor Rubina Raja.

Upcoming Events

Mon 06 Feb
09:00-17:00 | Studenterhus Aarhus, Frederik Nielsens Vej 2-4, 8000 Aarhus C, Richard Mortensen Stuen
Representations of women and children in Roman period Palmyra
Conference within the framework of the Palmyra Portrait Project - PART 2.

Harald Ingholt & Palmyra

This book grew out of the exhibition Harald Ingholt and Palmyra, which opened in 2015 at the Museum of Ancient Art at Aarhus University, Denmark. The exhibition is based on research done within the framework of the Palmyra Portrait Project, which is jointly funded by the Carlsberg Foundation and Aarhus University.

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