Why Have There Been No Great Modern Religious Artists?

On February 8th in New York, a conference: “Why Have There Been No Great Modern Religious Artists?”

Talks include:

  • Rina Arya, “The a-theology of Francis Bacon”
  • Emily Hage, “From Text to Collage: Romare Bearden’s Depictions of Biblical Narratives in the 1960s”
  • Ronald R. Bernier, “Screening God: Video, Viola and the Postmodern Sublime”
  • Isabelle Loring Wallace, “On Rivalry and Retribution: Sacrifice and Ritual in the Art of Paul Pfeiffer”
  • Karen Gonzalez Rice, “Collaborative Religiosity: Christian Jankowski’s Holy Artwork”