Articles on this issue "painting"
While respected British portrait artist Alexander Talbot Rice was working on a painting of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, he came close to death in Afghanistan, suffered personal loss, and yet …read more
This week I found a little Roman note 4,500 miles away from home, in Pittsburgh of all places. Among the many activities I have enjoyed during this visit to Duquesne University for the 10-year …read more
Benedict XVI blessed a painting of Father Giacomo da Ghazir Haddad that will be displayed at the beatification ceremony of the Capuchin this June in Beirut. After today's general audience, the …read more
It happens only once during a pontificate. Benedict XVI received his official portrait today from renowned Russian painter Natalia Tsarkova. The unveiling took place during a private meeting …read more
Plenty of people have studied the art of the Sistine Chapel, but a new book published with the collaboration of the Vatican Museums aims to give "a new vision" -- a theological one. Jesuit …read more