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Exhibition Panel Discussion on Ideas of the Sacred in Art Sept. 21

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.

 

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Presentation by Calligrapher, Diane von Arx, Letter Maker & Designer The Saint John’s Bible

Presentation by Calligrapher, Diane von Arx, Letter Maker & Designer The Saint John’s Bible. Wednesday, Sept. 20 | 7 p.m.

 

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is pleased to present Diane von Arx, one of only three Americans involved on The Saint John’s Bible and art director and scribe on their book of Honor. Diane will present on the Calligraphy of the Saint John’s Bible with a Q&A session and demonstrations. Diane has been a graphic designer for over 25 years, specializing in Creative Lettering, Calligraphy and Corporate Identity. She conducts workshops throughout the U.S., Canada, Japan and Australia. She has published three beginning calligraphy workbooks and her work has been included in numerous exhibitions and private collections. This presentation coincides with our current exhibition Modern Sacred: The Saint John’s Bible and Selections from the Permanent Collection on through to Sept. 29th.

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