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A Sight Size Head Study for Affresco

I am currently developing a couple of affresco projects for churches in Matera, Italy.  A lot of preparation is required: compositions sketches, presentation drawings, studies, cartoons etc; before the actually painting can begin.  299 more words

Sacred Art

Look What They Done to the Kids, Ma: A Memetic Analysis of Corporate Pop Culture and Justification for the Ecstatic Theater (revise further)

Now You Are How You Were When You Were Real

Corporate Popular Culture is anti-awe, anti-wonder, and anti-art. Madison Avenue pairs lust, sensual pleasure, and socio-economic status with physical survival via advertising memes. 2,408 more words

The Ecstatic Theater

Five Faves Friday June 26

A mark of a good friendship, I think, is when  distance doesn’t change anything. You can pick up right where you left off as if time hadn’t passed at all. 235 more words

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Vancouver Art Gallery: Of Heaven & Earth

Of Heaven and Earth: 500 Years of Italian Painting from Glasgow Museums

June 12 to October 4, 2015

With works by some of the greatest names in European art, … 64 more words


Lutherans Gone Wild: Bad Art, Bad Taste, Bad Theology

Turns out Cardinal Mahoney isn’t the only one with a shaky grasp on the concept of Sacred Art.

In a move which portends great, great ugliness and heterodoxy, the historic Lutheran Church of St. 317 more words


ST JPII's Letter To Artists

Pope St. John Paul II was a remarkable man. The world watched as he helped to strike down Communism, travelled the world, was shot, and suffered heroically in the public eye towards the end of his life. 549 more words


Parenthood is Terrifying

I turned my back for three seconds.

We all know this story, right?

It was crowded on the playground; the kids were running in packs like freed animals in the summer air.  237 more words

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