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Portraitist reviving talent by painting 50 modern saints

Portraitist reviving talent by painting 50 modern saints

| May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Despite a longtime love for painting and a bachelor’s degree in studio art, Bernadette Gockowski set down her brushes after college. For nine years, she didn’t make art. When she picked them back up last year, it was begrudgingly.

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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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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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Painting expected to deepen appreciation for parish’s patron

Painting expected to deepen appreciation for parish’s patron

| Maria Becker | June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

St. Thomas More Church in St. Paul has commissioned a painting of its patron saint, Sir Thomas More, for the lunette above a shrine dedicated to the 15th-century martyr.

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