Bizantes

Last year we posted an article about young Romanian iconographers creating traditional icons looking partially to modern art for elements to include in their work. With the spiritual renewal of R…

Annunciation by Lyuba Yatskiv

Annunciation by Icon Writer, Lyuba Yatskiv. This is a very different interpretation of the Annunciation;

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The step-by-step process of painting an Orthodox Christian icon of the Holy…

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A Hodigitria [She who shows the way] Icon of the Theotokos / Bizantes

Generally, in the Orthodox Christian tradition, icons of the Theotokos show her holding her Son, our Lord Jesus Christ. She is the Mother of God, and so it is right to represent her as a Mother.

The Virgin Mary  After an icon by Euphrosynos, 1542, Dionysiou Monastery on Mount Athos

The Virgin Mary After an icon by Euphrosynos, Dionysiou Monastery on Mount Athos

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