CLARA is an open access journal hosted by the Museum of Cultural History at the University of Oslo and administered by an international Editorial Board. The main objective is to annually publish papers of a high academic quality within the field of Classical Art and Archaeology and to make them accessible to a wide scholarly public.



Coming soon: CLARA 2017, Vol 2

CLARA Classical Art and Archaeology is soon launching Vol 2.  
Posted: 2017-03-31 More...

Merry christmas and happy new year

The CLARA editorial board wishes everybody a merry Christmas and a happy new year. We will start publishing again in January 2017. Please note that new submissions are most welcome also under the holidays!  
Posted: 2016-12-21

Launching CLARA Review: A Companion to Roman Art, ed. B. Borg, 2016


CLARA Vol.1 is proud too present CLARA REVIEW, an important part of the journal which carry book reviews.

Introducing this part of CLARA is a review of Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Roman Art edited by Professor Barbra E. Borg from the University of Exeter. Throughout thirty chapters, divided into seven parts the Companion deliberate on both the definition and utility of visual art available in the Roman Empire. This author of this solid review is Professor Bente Kiilerich from the University of Bergen.

CLARA editors
Posted: 2016-08-16
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Vol 1 (2016)

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CLARA Classical Art and Archaeology Vol. 1

Chief Editor Marina Prusac, PhD, Associate Professor, Museum of Cultural History, University of Oslo

Volume Editor Adam Lindhagen, PhD, Stockholm University

Editorial Assistant 1 Astri Karine Lundgren, MA Classical Archaeology, University of Oslo

Editorial Assistant 2 Anette Sættem, Advisor, Museum of Cultural History, University of Oslo

For the Editorial Board follow this link.


Cover Image: Close-up image of so-called muse, Roman copy of Hellenistic original. From the Ustinow Collection, probably acquired in Israel, Palestine or Syria. Oslo, Museum of Cultural History, inv. C42183. Photo: Morten Teigen, Museum of Cultural History © 


CLARA is published by way of the Oslo University Library Open Access platform FRITT. All rights and guidelines are available on the periodical’s website.


ISSN: to be added late 2016, after the closure of Volume 1.


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ISSN: 2464-3726