Multiple Locations +2
  • Bulgaria
  • Serbia
Spring, Summer
Subject Areas
Anthropology Archaeology Architecture Art History Arts Classical Studies Computer Science Conservation and Preservation Graphic Design History Humanities Religious Studies Russian and Eastern European Studies Theology Visual Arts +5

Program Details

Program Type
Degree Level
High School Diploma Associates Bachelors Masters PhD.


Starting Price
Price Details
The Admission fee includes: educational and fieldwork activities, full-board accommodation (hotel + 3 meals per day), travels during the project incl. from Sofia to Tran and back, tools, materials, project e-handbook, issue of Certificate of Attendance, excursions/sightseeing tours/entrance fees and administrative costs.
What's Included
Accommodation Some Activities Meals
What's Not Included
Airfare Visa
Sep 18, 2020
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About Program

The "Fresco-Hunting" Photo Research Expedition to Medieval Balkan Churches provides a unique opportunity for students and volunteers to take part in an expedition to document abandoned medieval churches/chapels and their frescos in western Bulgaria, and to visit many other Christian Orthodox churches, monasteries, museums and archaeological sites in Sofia, western Bulgaria and eastern Serbia. The expedition and the field school are coordinated by the Balkan Heritage Foundation (BHF).

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Program Highlights

  • Travel to significant heritage sites in western Bulgaria and eastern Serbia.
  • Optional workshop for illustration of architectural features and frescos using graphic software corresponding to the latest trends in digital humanities.
  • Receive training in survey management, digital photography, and surveys of architecture and iconographic programs

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