Building reconstruction

Virtual reconstruction of the State Agora in Ephesus, Turkey | 2017

11 Nov , 2017  

Reconstruction of the Agora

The Agora is 160 m long and 58 m wide, with stoas on three sides and an Isis temple in the center, dating from the 1st century A.D. This public place played an important role as a meeting place for the governmental discussions.
The rendering of the Agora will illustrate the Ephesus part of the book series ‘La aventura de la arqueología’ from Tecam.

Reconstruction of the Agora of Ephesus

Reconstruction of the Agora of Ephesus

 

Aerial view of the ruins of the Agora

Aerial view of the ruins of the Agora

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Building reconstruction

Virtual reconstruction of the city of Ephesus, Turkey | 2017

11 Nov , 2017  

Ephesus from the air

Viewed from the bird’s eye perspective you can see the harbour, Harbour Gymnasium, Theater, both Agoras, Olympieion, Stadium, etc. It is estimated that the city had 33,600 to 56,000 inhabitants.
The rendering of the city will illustrate the Ephesus part of the book series ‘La aventura de la arqueología’ from Tecam.

Ephesus from the air

Ephesus from the air

 

Aerial view of the ruins

Aerial view of the ruins.

Building reconstruction

Virtual reconstruction of the Memmius monument in Ephesus, Turkey | 2017

10 Nov , 2017  

Virtual reconstruction of the Memmius monument

It was constructed during the reign of Augustus in the 1st century A.D by Memmius, the grand son of dictator Sulla. One can see the figures of his father and grandfather on the blocks today. The structure has four facades, in the 4th century A.D, a square fountain was built on the northwest facade.
The rendering of the monument will illustrate the Ephesus part of the book series ‘La aventura de la arqueología’ from Tecam.

Virtual reconstruction of the Memmius monument

Virtual reconstruction of the Memmius monument

 

Memmius monument

The Memmius monument now.

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Building reconstruction

Virtual reconstruction of the Curetes street in Ephesus, Turkey | 2017

10 Nov , 2017  

Virtual reconstruction of the Curetes street

This street took its name from the priests who were called as Curetes later. There were fountains, monuments, statues and shops on the sides of the street. It was an important processional way to the Artemision.
The rendering of the street will illustrate the Ephesus part of the book series ‘La aventura de la arqueología’ from Tecam.

 

Virtual reconstruction of the Curetes street

Virtual reconstruction of the Curetes street

 

Curetes street

The Curetes street today.

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Building reconstruction

Virtual reconstruction of the Temple of Artemis in Ephesus, Turkey | 2017

30 Jun , 2017  

Bird's-eye view of the Temple of Artemis or Artemision.

One of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, it was completely rebuilt three times before its final destruction in 401 AD. Only foundations and sculptural fragments of the latest of the temples at the site remain.
The rendering of the temple will illustrate the Ephesus part of the book series ‘La aventura de la arqueología’ from Tecam.

Bird's-eye view of the Temple of Artemis or Artemision.

Bird’s-eye view of the Temple of Artemis or Artemision.

The statues represents wounded Amazons.

The statues represents wounded Amazons.

A drum from the top of a column from the 4th-century rebuilding, now in the British Museum.

A drum from the top of a column from the 4th-century rebuilding, now in the British Museum.

Close-up of the column bases.

Close-up of the column bases.

The site of the temple now. One column was partly re-erected in 1973.

The site of the temple now. One column was partly re-erected in 1973.

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Building reconstruction

Virtual reconstruction of the Celsus library in Ephesus, Turkey | 2016

27 Sep , 2016  

Tecam, a Spanish publisher asked me to virtually reconstruct the famous Celsus library. The rendering of the library will illustrate the Ephesus part of the book series ‘La aventura de la arqueología’.

Facade of the library of Celsus in Ephesus

Facade of the library of Celsus in Ephesus

Virtual reconstruction of the Celsus library

Virtual reconstruction of the Celsus library

Virtual reconstruction of the Celsus library, close-up of the entrance.

Virtual reconstruction of the Celsus library, close-up of the entrance.

Virtual reconstruction of the Celsus library, close up of the statues on the first floor.

Virtual reconstruction of the Celsus library, close up of the statues on the first floor.

Reconstructed statue of Ennoia - the undrestanding

Reconstructed statue of Ennoia – the undrestanding

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Building reconstruction

My reconstruction of the southern gate of the Aquincum legionary fortress is selected for a book cover | 2016

7 Sep , 2016  

The Aquincum legionary fortress was one of my first virtual reconstruction. The publisher of the book selected the reconstruction of the southern gate overlaid on the photo of the ruin of the gate as the cover of the book.

Legionslager book cover

Legionslager book cover

Building reconstruction

Update on the Contra Aquincum fort reconstruction | 2016

27 May , 2016  

A book publisher contacted me to visualize the area of the Március 15.-e square in Budapest in the Roman era. I used my Contra Aquincum reconstruction model and updated the surrounding of the fort with foliage, ships, buildings, roads, people, carts. On the second image you can see the area as now with the fort superimposed.

Contra_Aquincum_reconstruction_3

The present and Roman era state of the area superimposed.

Building reconstruction

Reconstruction of the main bath of the Aquincum civil town. | 2016

27 May , 2016   Gallery

Work in progress, when finished, it will have a dedicated site.

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Building reconstruction

Earlier reconstruction chosen for Chesters Roman Fort | 2016

3 Feb , 2016  

English Heritage choose one of my earlier reconstruction for an interpretation panel in Chesters Roman Fort. The image was made for the Aquincum Anno booklet in 2012.

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