Student Spotlight | Ehsan Behbahani-Nia Traveling in the Balkans

Ph.D. student, Ehsan Behbahani-Nia, is embarking on a journey across the Balkans as part of the Connecting Art Histories–Beyond the Northern Aegean initiative, sponsored by the Getty Foundation. From May 31 to June 11 2023, Ehsan and a distinguished group of international scholars, all with a profound interest in ancient architecture and architectural exchanges in the Mediterranean, will explore important ancient Thracian and Greek Colony sites, delving into their rich historical and artistic significance. Among the notable sites on the itinerary are Aegyssus, Histria, Dionysupolis, Odessus, and many others.Full itinerary: