Art

Bodys Isek Kingelez. Ville Fantôme. 1996. 
Leo J. O'Donovan, S.J. July 19, 2018
The Congolese artist has left us a form of art that transcends political and aesthetic categories.
Ellsworth Kelly’s ‘Austin,’ west facade (photo: Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin)
Jonathan Malesic June 29, 2018
Three buildings argue over spirituality, art and public life.
Eloise Blondiau May 08, 2018
It was thrilling to watch so many other people engage with the faith and religion with such zeal.
‘The Last Judgment’ by Michelangelo Buonarroti (CNS photo/Paul Haring) 
David Tracy May 02, 2018
The highly visual culture of Catholicism is a natural influence for all manner of artists, fashion designers not exempted.
‘Spring Turning’ by Grant Wood (photo: the Whitney Museum)
Leo J. O'Donovan, S.J. April 11, 2018
“In making these paintings,“ wrote Wood, “I had in mind something which I hope to convey to a fairly wide audience in America—the picture of a country rich in the arts of peace; a homely, lovable nation, infinitely worthy of any sacrifice necessary to its preservation.”
Margot Patterson March 26, 2018
This Croatian artist Ivan Mestrovic taught me how art can be used for prayer.