Exhibition Panel Discussion on Ideas of the Sacred in Art
Thursday, Sept. 21 | 6 p.m.
Art History Auditorium, Haggerty Art Village at The University of Dallas
Listen to University of Dallas faculty members and invited artists discuss their ideas of the Sacred in art. This panel will be responding to the exhibition Modern Sacred: The Saint John’s Bible and Selections from The Permanent Collection on through to Sept. 29th. History, theology, art and liturgical design will all be discussed by our panel.
The panel begins at 6 p.m. There will be opportunity to view the exhibition before and after and refreshments will be served at its conclusion. Our speakers are Diane Von Arx, Letter Designer and Scribe on The Saint John’s Bible, Dr. Catherine Caesar, Art Historian specialising contemporary American Art, Historian Dr. Kelly Gibson whose research interests include medieval history, Theologian Dr. John Norris will speak on the recovery and renewal of the Western intellectual tradition and art, Professor Emeritus of Art Lyle Novinski will discuss art and liturgical design, and Cistercian Monk artist Ignatius Peacher whose work explores the sacred with inspiration from Song of Songs.
This is a free event and the exhibition will be available for viewing before and after the panel.
Submitted by Christina Haley, Gallery Manager. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org