Includes the whole of the European continent, including Russia. Sacred art from this region includes (but is not limited to) all periods of Christian art such as the Orthodox art of Russia and Greece, the medieval art and architecture of western Europe, the manuscripts associated with Jewish communities throughout the continent, and the Islamic art and architecture of Spain.

Recent Articles

Teenager caused £5,000 of damage to ancient church in Dalgety Bay (Europe; United Kingdom)

Dunfermline Press. (2017) Teenager caused £5,000 of damage to ancient church in Dalgety Bay. Dunfermline Press. 17 March

Los enemigos del patrimonio histórico (Europe; Spain)

(The enemies of historic heritage)

Ruiz, Aludena. (2017) Los enemigos del patrimonio histórico. El Diario. 13 March

Was ancient church at Santon Downham, near Thetford, targeted by nighthawks? (Europe; United Kingdom)

Bishop, Chris. (2017) Was ancient church at Santon Downham, near Thetford, targeted by nighthawks? Eastern Daily Press. 6 March

Stolen Guercino found in Casablanca (Europe; Italy; Africa; Morocco)

ANSA. (2017) Stolen Guercino found in Casablanca. ANSA. 16 February

Greek police arrest 81-year-old ex-poultry baron for undeclared antiquities (Europe; Greece)

Tornos News. (2017) Greek police arrest 81-year-old ex-poultry baron for undeclared antiquities. Tornos News. 15 February

Vandals target display of multifaith artworks at Gloucester Cathedral (Europe; United Kingdom)

Thorpe, Vanessa. (2017) Vandals target display of multifaith artworks at Gloucester Cathedral. The Guardian. 12 February

Recuperan un misal y un sacro antiguos robados en Pinos del Valle (Europe; Spain)

(Missal and ancient sacrum stolen in Pinos del Valle recovered)

Granada Hoy. (2017) Recuperan un misal y un sacro antiguos robados en Pinos del Valle. Granada Hoy. 7 February

Cathedral-goers get up-close look at snatched medieval crucifix (Europe; United Kingdom)

Williams, Alex. (2017) Cathedral-goers get up-close look at snatched medieval crucifix. Premier. 6 February

Call for Italy’s quake-stricken works to return home for treatment (Europe; Italy)

McGivern, Hannah. (2017) Call for Italy's quake-stricken works to return home for treatment. The Art Newspaper. 3 February

Date set for Chinese villagers’ Dutch court battle over ownership of 1,000-year-old ‘stolen’ gilded statute (Europe; Netherlands; South and East Asia; China)

Lo, Kinling. (2017) Date set for Chinese villagers' Dutch court battle over ownership of 1,000-year-old 'stolen' gilded statute. South China Morning Post. 3 February

Recent Posts

Sacred Heritage in Slovakia Regenerated? (30th July 2015) (Europe; Slovakia)

by Barbora Brederova

On the value of sacred arts in Slovakia (8th April 2015) (Europe; Slovakia)

by Barbora Brederova