Scholarly Symposium: One Heart, One Way: The Journey of a Princely Art Collection

The symposium will accompany One Heart, One Way: The Journey of a Princely Art Collection. The works included in this show date from 1660 to 1917 and were passed from one generation to the next in the same Russian aristocratic family the Princes Belosselsky-Belozersky who trace their origins to the legendary founder of the medieval state of Kievan Rus’ the Viking Prince Riurik of Jutland (reign 862-879). In 862 Riurik bestowed on one of his two brothers the vast Belozersky (“White Lake”) domain in Northeastern Europe, hence the dynastic name. For centuries the family crest has included a motto referring to an honorable singleness of mind and action, a quote from the Book of Prophet Jeremiah 32:39—“One heart, one way.”

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Georgia Museum of Art
90 Carlton Street, Athens, GA 30602

Event Type

Exhibitions

Audience

Current Students, Alumni, Faculty & Staff, Community, Prospective Students

Topic

Arts & Culture, Visual Arts

Website

http://www.georgiamuseum.org

Cost

Free

Group
Georgia Museum of Art
Event Contact Name

Hillary Brown

Event Contact Phone Number

706-542-4662

Event Contact Email

gmoa@uga.edu

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