Working closely with academics worldwide, in hopes of facilitating cultural exchange and widening the
circulation of historical and other humanistic research, Viella will now offer in English both original works and
translations of existing studies.
Ivan Foletti is professor of art history at Masaryk University, Brno, where he specializes in the study of the historiography of Byzantine studies and in the art of Milan, Rome, and the Caucasus in the late Antique and early medieval period. He is the head of the Center for Early Medieval Studies in Brno, editor-in-chief of Convivium, and director of the Hans Belting Library.