Art and Spirituality - the Visual Culture of Christian Faith

Art and Spirituality - the Visual Culture of Christian Faith

By: Toit, Herman Du; Dant, Doris R.

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Brand new book. ; BYU Studies and the BYU Museum of Art announce their joint publication Art and Spirituality: The Visual Culture of Christian Faith. This collection of seventeen articles discusses a variety of topics on the interaction between religion and art. Each article is an expansion of a presentation given at the BYU "Art, Belief, Meaning: Pious Pictures" symposium in 2006. Contributors discuss: * how faith can coexist with modern art* how temple architecture symbolizes Christ* how and why artists portray Christ in certain familiar ways* how Christ has been portrayed in filmand much more. Several articles discuss contemporary Latter-day Saints artists including Brian Kershisnik, Walter Rane, and Ron Richmond; others focus on masters such as Giotto, Caravaggio, and Chagall. Art enthusiasts will especially enjoy this full-color book--320 pages loaded with 106 illustrations. ; 6" x 9"; 320 pages; 0842527079

Title: Art and Spirituality - the Visual Culture of Christian Faith

Author Name: Toit, Herman Du; Dant, Doris R.

Categories: Mormon, Pictorial, Scripture Reference, Christ-like, Faith Promoting, Faith, Inspirational, Doctrine and Covenants, New Testament, Book of Mormon, Christianity,

Publisher: Millennial Press: 2008

Binding: Paperpback

Condition: New

Seller ID: 43367