Public Programs: Museums Planning

Period of Performance

4/1/2006 - 3/31/2007

Funding Totals

$40,000.00 (approved)
$40,000.00 (awarded)

Visions of the Apocalypse in Medieval Spain: The Beatus Manuscripts

FAIN: MP-50002-06

American Federation of Arts, Inc. (New York, NY 10017-2303)
Susan Ross (Project Director: September 2005 to November 2006)
Janet Landay (Project Director: November 2006 to September 2007)

Planning of a traveling exhibition with a catalog and public programs about the manuscript art created over several centuries to illustrate a commentary on the biblical Book of Revelation compiled by the Spanish monk Beatus in 776 C.E. and the role of monastic scriptoria in medieval Spain.