30.05.2018 – 22.08.2018

 

The focus exhibition at the Maurits Sabbe Library (KU Leuven Libraries) presented the Dendermonde Codex by the leading 12th-century composer, poet, theologian, mystic, and visionary Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179). The unique 12th-century manuscript is famous for its collection of texts and songs, including the Symphonia Harmoniae Caelestium Revelationum. The exhibition was a collaboration between the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies (KU Leuven), the Faculty of Arts (KU Leuven), the Book Heritage Lab (Illuminare – Centre for the Study of Medieval Art, KU Leuven), the Alamire Foundation and the Abbey of Saints Peter and Paul, Dendermonde.

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Partners: Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies (KU Leuven), the Faculty of Arts (KU Leuven), the Book Heritage Lab (Illuminare – Centre for the Study of Medieval Art, KU Leuven), the Alamire Foundation and the Abbey of Saints Peter and Paul, Dendermonde.