I like simple folk, I like truth and honesty. I love God. In art, too, I seek honesty and strive to radiate it. Marc Chagall

Christianity and Art




Museum Onufri, National Museum of Icons, Berat, located in the center of the inhabited quarter in Berat medieval castle. This museum contains a rich iconografic collection and some liturgical service items. Onufri was a 16th-century icon painter active in Central and Southern Albania and South-western Macedonia.

National Museum of Medieval Art, Korce has a collection of 6500 icons. Its collection includes over 7000 art and liturgical items, mainly icons an less stone, wooden, metal and textile works of anonymous and well known artists from different areas of the country.