Author: antonis ch

Born and raised in Athens, now living in Scotland. MSc Museum Studies: Material Culture and BA Archaeology. Interested in the modern reception of classical antiquity and art theory. Spends most of his time reading and forgetting what he read.

A colourful antiquity

After centuries buried or exposed to the elements, the remnants of classical antiquity reach our museums in monotonous white and grey combinations. However, the classical past was not a place of whiteness, but one of colourful artistic landscapes.