I propose a walk through a few galleries in London, England. As I walk I would like to consider the place of religion in contemporary art. I invite you to walk with me.read more
The authors say they want to help the Christian community recognize the issues raised in modern art and to do so in ways that are charitable and irenic. But I did not find them so. Their representation of Rookmaaker seems uncharitable and at times even misleading.read more
In 1934 the German sculptor Ernst Barlach (1870-1938) made a special set of sculptures: The Frieze of the Listeners, nine sculptures of people who are listening. Barlach said: ‘They are all saints or people of prayer.’read more
Here you find materials for use in churches, categorized according to the Christian calendar. There are also materials about the Old and the New Testament.read more
There’s not much I don’t know about you—
yellow, red, sweet,
grubbed up roots and all.
Essential for a vigorous cuisine,
alerting the senses.
Aesthetic life is not something sophisticated – that’ s a humanistic lie. Aesthetic life is as integral to being human as building sandcastles on the beach and giving your children names. Calvin Seerveldread more