The mission of this site is to store and disseminate publications on hierotopy, a field of science about the creation of sacred spaces. The papers can be found in a section Library.

The summary paper by Alexei Lidov “Creating the Sacred Space. Hierotopy as a new field of cultural history” In: Spazi i percoprsi sacri, p. 61-90, 2012

The Russian Academy of Arts announces the symposium entitled Holy Mountains in the Hierotopy and Iconography of the Christian World in Moscow on September 13-15, 2017. Please submit proposals for papers to Alexei Lidov at alidov@gmail.com.