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Caput Mundi

Painting of a large urban square with a high monument surrounded by buildings.

Gaspar Van Wittel, Piazza del Popolo (1718)

About the Project

Caput Mundi is a research and teaching project led by Einar Petterson.   International, interdisciplinary conferences are arranged every year at the Norwegian Institute in Rome on topics of enduring interest in European art and culture from antiquity to the modern world.  Research from these conferences enriches courses arranged every semester at the Norwegian Institute in Rome. The symposium lectures are published as podcasts.



Published June 2, 2014 2:38 PM - Last modified Apr. 29, 2020 9:37 AM