• Caravaggio and the Contarelli Chapel: The Shape of Art to Come 

      Holiman, Johannes (Bachelor thesis, 2019)
    • Effects of facial symmetry and gaze direction on perception of social attributes: A study in experimental art history 

      Folgerø, Per Olav; Hodne, Lasse; Johansson, Christer; Andresen, Alf Edgar; Sætren, Lill Charlotte; Specht, Karsten; Skaar, Øystein Olav; Reber, Rolf (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2016)
      This article explores the possibility of testing hypotheses about art production in the past by collecting data in the present. We call this enterprise “experimental art history”. Why did medieval artists prefer to paint ...
    • Fare, fart og fryktlausheit 

      Dahlen, Anika (Bachelor thesis, 2019)
      Ein rede gjering for futurismen sitt forhold til ideologi og teknologi, og korleis dette forholdet vert uttrykt i den futuristiske kunsten.
    • Light Symbolism in Gentile da Fabriano’s Vatican Annunciation 

      Hodne, Lasse (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Gentile da Fabriano’s Annunciation in the Vatican Pinacoteca is one of the clearest and most interesting visualizations of a famous metaphor from Medieval hymn literature that compares Mary’s hymen to the glass of a window. ...
    • Memling’s Portraits of Christ. A Cognitive Approach 

      Hodne, Lasse (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Previous research conducted by the author revealed a clear preference for profile and half profile view in paintings of secular persons. Frontal view (full-face or en face) was usually restricted to representations of ...
    • Skinn av nærvær 

      Hodne, Lasse (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Initially, Italian fascism embraced the development of modernism, but subsequently made a turn towards ancient Roman architecture models around 1934. What was the reason for this change, and what was fascism looking for ...