Deep Space LIVE: Art in Advent: The Hallstatt Altar

Ars Electronica Center
Deep Space LIVE: Art in Advent: The Hallstatt Altar
Thursday, December 7, 2017 / 7-8 PM

Press Release as PDF

(Linz, December 4, 2017) Art historian Lothar Schultes and theologian Michael Zugman will present the Hallstatt double-winged altar at “Art in Advent”, the next installment in the Deep Space LIVE series, this Thursday, December 7th at 7 PM. They’ll elaborate on gigapixel images of the altar featuring scenes from the lives of Jesus and Mary, and also go into a criminal case involving paintings stolen from a Hallstatt church and not recovered until 30 years later. NOTE: “Art in Advent: The Hallstatt Altar” will be reprised on Sunday, December 10 & 17, 2017 at 10 AM both days.

Deep Space LIVE

The Ars Electronica Center hosts a Deep Space LIVE event every Thursday (except holidays) at 7 PM. Each presentation features ultra-high-definition imagery in 16×9-meter format and is accompanied by expert commentary, entertaining stand-up repartee, or musical improvisation. Whether great works from the history of art, space travel, journeys of discovery in the nano-world or a live concert is what you’ve come to behold, Deep Space LIVE stands for enlightening entertainment amidst breathtaking worlds of imagery. Holders of a valid Museum ticket are admitted free of charge.
Der Hallstatt Altar / Fotocredit: Vanessa Graf / Printversion. Mit einem gültigen Museumsticket ist der Eintritt kostenlos.
Der Hallstatt Altar / Fotocredit: Vanessa Graf / Printversion