Tag: Art

Tea cup art a visual reminder of domestic violence

Tea cup art a visual reminder of domestic violence

| February 26, 2016 | 1 Comment

Women with a personal experience of domestic violence or sexual assault etched their feelings into clay tea cups that a St. Catherine University student has made as part of an art installation to be on exhibit in March.

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Hennepin painting recommended for removal from Capitol room

Hennepin painting recommended for removal from Capitol room

| February 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

In a Jan. 8 letter to the subcommitte, the Minnesota Catholic Conference expressed opposition to the painting’s removal because it represents an important moment in the history of Christianity in the state.

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Beauty in bursting color at MIA

Beauty in bursting color at MIA

| December 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The current exhibit of works by Ferdinand Delacroix and artists who flattered him by mimicking his style is worth a trip to the Minneapolis Institute of Art

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‘Father Hennepin’ draws controversy as committee evaluates Capitol art

‘Father Hennepin’ draws controversy as committee evaluates Capitol art

| November 17, 2015 | 7 Comments

A painting in the Minnesota State Capitol of explorer Father Hennepin at the center of controversy as a committee evaluates the merits of the Capitol’s existing collection and what to add to new public spaces opening as part of its comprehensive restoration.

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Brother-artist reflects with religious on beauty, prayer

Brother-artist reflects with religious on beauty, prayer

| Bridget Ryder | September 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Creativity about the process, not the product

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New art series spotlights spiritual in local artists’ work

New art series spotlights spiritual in local artists’ work

| September 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Works that tackle spiritual themes are part of a year-long art series opening Sept. 4 at the Benedictine Center at St. Paul’s Monastery in the St. Paul suburb of Maplewood.

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C.S. Lewis classic, English morality play among Open Window’s upcoming shows

C.S. Lewis classic, English morality play among Open Window’s upcoming shows

| August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Open Window Theatre, a Minneapolis theatre company with a mission to connect faith and art, has announced its 2015-2016 season performances.

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Brother-artist to lead Day of Prayer with religious Sept. 13

Brother-artist to lead Day of Prayer with religious Sept. 13

| August 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Year of Consecrated Life event to be held at St. Mary’s University Center in Minneapolis.

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Cathedral’s rose windows under restoration

Cathedral’s rose windows under restoration

| July 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

A piece-by-piece restoration of the Cathedral of St. Paul’s south-facing rose window is underway at Gaytee-Palmer Stained Glass Studio in northeast Minneapolis — the first time comprehensive work has been done on any of the church’s three iconic circular windows.

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Q & A with ‘Mary in Mosaics’ artist

Q & A with ‘Mary in Mosaics’ artist

| June 15, 2015 | 2 Comments

Creating mosaics are a form of prayer for Kathy Mellin Grubbs, a St. Paul artist who shares about her devotion to Mary and how she incorporates her faith into her art.

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Mary in mosaics on exhibit at Basilica of St. Mary

Mary in mosaics on exhibit at Basilica of St. Mary

| June 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

“Solace” is one of the works in an exhibit of the art of Kathy Mellin Grubbs, “Mary in Mosaics,” running through July 12 in a gallery in the lower level of the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis.

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New director helps tell story of Asmat artisans

New director helps tell story of Asmat artisans

| November 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Gallery in the University of St. Thomas’ Anderson Student Center is home of the American Museum of Asmat Art, a legacy of the Crosier missionaries who helped to bring Catholicism to the Asmat people in Papua New Guinea.

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