Sources – Bibliography


Section «A sacred place»
The Parthenon, view from NW. Photo by: S. Mavrommatis ©YSMA photo archive
The Athena Nike Temple, 3D design-reconstruction: A. Nikas ©The Acropolis Museum
Digital reconstruction of the chryselephantine statue of Athena Parthenos: K. Antoniadis
Kore 674. Photo by: S. Mavrommatis ©The Acropolis Museum
Bronze statuette of Athena Promachos. Photo by: N. Danielides ©The Acropolis Museum
Olive and celery wreaths designed by: M. Tsiolaki

Section «Planning and designing the Temple»
Temple of the Athena Nike inscription. Photo by: S. Mavrommatis ©The Acropolis Museum
The Erechtheion inscription. Photo by: Ν. Danielides ©The Acropolis Museum

Section «Typology of Ancient Temples»
Original 3D temple models: Β. Christodoulopoulos (from the book «A Greek Temple»)
3D reconstruction of the Delphi Tholos: Diadrasis
Design of the architect at the workplace: M. Korres

Section «Constructing the Temple»
Designs: Μ. Κοrres
The Parthenon design: G. Stevens

Section «Morphology of Ancient Temples»
3D model designs of a temple's parts: The YSMA Information & Education Department archive
Coloured design reconstruction of the Propylaia roof by: I. Fenger, 1866 (from the book “A Greek Temple”)
Graphic designs: Diadrasis
Design of the Parthenon refinements: M. Korres

Section «Statues, Reliefs and Color»
Parts of the Athena Nike pediment ©The Acropolis Museum. Photo by: S. Mavrommatis
The Parthenon Metopes ©The Acropolis Museum. Photo by: S. Mavrommatis
East & West Parthenon peditments (from the book "The Parthenon Walks"). Photo by: S. Mavrommatis
Pediments & metopes of the temple of Zeus at Olympia, Archaeological Museum of Olympia, John S. Latsis Public Benefit Foundation 2008. Photo by: S. Mavrommatis
Parthenon Acroterion ©The Acropolis Museum, 2009.Photo by: Ν. Danielides
Acroterion of The Sanctuary of the Great Gods in Samothrace (from the book "A Greek Temple")


Valavanis P., Άθλα, αθλητές και έπαθλα, Ereunites Editions, Athens 1996
Kokkou A., Η Νεοκλασική Αρχιτεκτονική στην Ελλάδα, MELINA project- Benaki Museum, Educational Programmes Department, Athens 1996
Korres M., The Stones of the Parthenon, Melissa Publishing House, Athens 1994
Korres M., Panetsos G.A., Seki T. (edit.), Ο Παρθενών - Αρχιτεκτονική και Συντήρηση, Cultural Foundation of Greece, Committee for the Conservation of the Acropolis Monuments (ESMA), Athens 1999
Mantis A., Προβλήματα της Εικονογραφίας των ιερειών και ιερέων στην Αρχαία Ελληνική Τέχνη, Fund of Archaeological Proceeds, Athens 1990
Mathaiou A.P., Ο Αρχιτέκτων στην Πόλη των Αθηνών τον 5ο και 4ο αι. π.Χ, in Τιμητικός Τόμος για τον καθηγητή Μ. Κορρέ, ΑΡΧΙΤΕΚΤΩΝ, MELISSA Publishing House, Athens 2016
Bouras Ch., Korres M., Chatziaslani C., A greek temple, Acropolis Restoration Service, Ministry of Culture of Greece, Athens 2001
Bouras Ch., Μαθήματα Ιστορίας της Αρχιτεκτονικής, vol.I, Athens 1999
Orlandos A., Τα Υλικά Δομής των Αρχαίων Ελλήνων και οι τρόποι εφαρμογής αυτών, vol. II, The Archaeological Society at Athens Library, N.37, Athens 1958
Orlandos A., Travlos I., Λεξικόν Αρχαίων Αρχιτεκτονικών Όρων, Archaeological Society at Athens Library, N. 94, Athens 1986
Orlandos A., Η Αρχιτεκτονική του Παρθενώνος,vol. B & C, Archaeological Society at Athens Library, N. 86, Athens 2015
Semantoni-Bournia E. (edit.), Νάξος – Το Αρχαίο Ιερό του Γύρουλα στο Σαγκρί, Ministry of Aegean Affairs, University of Athens, Athens 2001
Tournikiotis P. (edit.), Ο Παρθενώνας και η ακτινοβολία του στα νεώτερα χρόνια, MELISSA Publishing House, Athens 1994
Foka I., Valavanis P., Αρχιτεκτονική και Πολεοδομία, Kedros Edit. Athens 1992
Chatziaslani C., Mavrommatis S. (photographer), Parthenon Promenades, Melina Mercouri Foundation, Athens 2000
Camp II, J. M and Dinsmoor, W.B., Jr, Ancient Athenian Building Methods, from Pictures Books of the Agora excavations, American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1984
Coulton, J.J., Paul Elek, Greek Architects at Work, London, 1977
Johannes, H., Mpiris K. (co-edit.), Αι Αθήναι του Κλασσικισμού, MELISSA Publishing House, Athens 2009
MacDonald, F., Περιπλάνηση σε έναν Αρχαίο Ελληνικό Ναό, Modern Times Edit. Athens 1998
Muller-Wiener, W., H Αρχιτεκτονική στην Αρχαία Ελλάδα, University Studio Press, Thessaloniki, 1995
Smith S. J.,Temples, Priests and Worship, George Allen & Unwyn, London, 1975