Tag: Art

New director helps tell story of Asmat artisans

New director helps tell story of Asmat artisans

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

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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Art among us, art within us: honoring the ‘divine spark’

Art among us, art within us: honoring the ‘divine spark’

| Christina Capecchi | November 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

Looking back, the son that was born to Leoold and Anna Maria Mozart on a Tuesday evening in late January seemed to arrive with fully formed symphonies bound up in his tiny body, waiting for ink and instrument. At age 3, the toddler nicknamed Wolfgangerl was identifying thirds on the clavier, and by 5, he was composing music.

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Rediscover: The Saints

Rediscover: The Saints

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

– Heavenly role models inspire our faith lives
– Saints: Thought determines action
– Local artist creates images of holy men and women for seminary, NET
– Saints, sinners and baby names
– Father Keating to present second talk in Rediscover: Speakers Series

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Sacred art exhibit spans seven centuries

Sacred art exhibit spans seven centuries

| September 26, 2013 | 1 Comment

Many of the works on display at the University of St. Thomas are from a collection donated by the school’s former president

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Spring cleaning reveals forgotten gems at Vatican

Spring cleaning reveals forgotten gems at Vatican

| Carol Glatz | June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

A little bit of spring cleaning or a much needed renovation can turn up the most unexpected things — especially if you’re sprucing up or digging through the Vatican.

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Christmas Poster Contest Winners

Christmas Poster Contest Winners

| December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Spirit asked youths in grades one to 12 to create Christmas posters by completing the phrase, “The ornament on my family Christmas tree I like best is …” and then drawing a picture.

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Writing the final ‘Amen’

Writing the final ‘Amen’

| Nikki Rajala For The Catholic Spirit | September 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

It’s done. The work of creating pages for the Saint John’s Bible is now complete.

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