Palmyra Portrait Project


2018.06.11 | History and achaeology, Lecture / talk

UrbNet and the Palmyra Portrait Project at "Folkemødet 2018"

This year, UrbNet and the Palmyra Portrait Project (PPP) will be represented at “Folkemødet 2018”, an annual event which is organized by “Foreningen Folkemødet”.

Photo: Lars Svankjær.

2018.06.07 | History and achaeology, Lecture / talk

Urbanising the desert and knowing the world - The case of Palmyra in Syria

Talk by Rubina Raja at the Women's Informal Network (WIN).

2018.06.07 | History and achaeology

Introduction of Maura Heyn (University of North Carolina - Greensboro)

Visiting Professor in the Palmyra Portrait Project and UrbNet 1 June-31 July 2018.

2018.05.17 | History and achaeology

Palmyra Portrait Project

Status Report 2012-2018

2018.05.14 | History and achaeology, Debate

Slow – en aften om skatte

Kulturarv verden over er truet! I Syrien, for eksempel, har borgerkrigens magttomrum åbnet op for illegale udgravninger af uvurderlige kulturskatte, som ender på det internationale kunstmarked og et i stigende grad eksploderende sort marked. Lyt med, når direktør Christine Buhl Andersen møder topforsker Rubina Raja i en samtale om verdens…

Upcoming Events

Wed 18 Apr
10:00-18:00 | Getty Villa, Los Angeles, USA
The Classical World in Context: Palmyra - Loss & Remembrance
FEATURED EXHIBITION at the J. Paul Getty Museum, 18 April 2018 - 27 May 2019.
Thu 20 Jun
09:00-18:00 | The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Small Stuff of the Palmyrenes: The Coins and Tesserae of Palmyra
International conference organised by Rubina Raja.

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.

English version

Danish version