An important part of the substantial cultural heritage left by Antim Ivireanul refers to the Antim Monastery, an edifice built between 1713 and 1715 in Bucharest. The church materializes the splendor and calmness of the Brâncoveanu architectural style, and the fact Antim Ivireanul himself was the one who designed the edifice substantiates the polyvalence of his preoccupations. In fact, the archbishop also designed and sculpted the massive oak door of the church, he designed the sculptural works which embellish the rood screen and the base of the columns, as well as he painted some of the icons inside the place of worship.

At present, the monastery is home to the Archbishop Antim Ivireanul Museum, and the entire complex is also the headquarters of the Library of the Holy Council and residence of the patriarchal bishops.

Name:
Antim Monastery (Mănăstirea Antim)
Address:
29, Strada Antim Ivireanul, Bucharest, Romania

29, Strada Antim Ivireanul, Bucharest, Romania

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