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Celebrating Vatican II

Celebrating Vatican II
A Spirited Response in Art & Design
Curator: WILLY (Malarcher), M.F.A., CUA 1958
September 27, 2012 – October 29, 2012
Opening Reception: September 27, 2012, 6 – 8 p.m.
Salve Regina Gallery, Salve Regina Hall

Assisted by Emma Marty, Art History major, CUA class of 2013 and Dr. Nora Heimann, Chair of the Art Department, CUA
Celebrating Vatican II – A Spirited Response in Art and Design was made possible with the generous support of Dean Poos from the School of Arts and Sciences. and with the theological council of Father Witczak, Associate Professor of Liturgical Studies and Sacramental Theology, School of Theology and Religious Studies.

Celebrating Vatican II – A Spirited Response in Art and Design offers a lively investigation of new forms of artistic expression crafted in the mid-20th century to amplify Christ’s eternal message in the modern world. It celebrates artists’ and designers’ creative struggle to support and enhance the Roman Catholic Church’s initiative for renewal in an age of change.

 

Images:  Rudolf Schwarz, “Ecclesiastical-complex,” Oberhausen, Germany, 1958  and Corita Kent, “Untitled,” .n.d.