Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Art & Architecture”

Against The Mob

Les Murray on why he hates demonstrations

Posted May 22nd, 2019

The Cathedral As Cube

Modernizing the design of Notre Dame de Paris would be a desecration

Posted April 17th, 2019

Hope In The Ruins

Notre Dame’s surviving rose window crowns a portal into mystery and redemption

Posted April 16th, 2019

Notre Dame Fire: A Sign For Our Time

Destruction of the iconic cathedral is handwriting written on the wall in flaming strokes

Posted April 15th, 2019

Numinosum

‘It is important to have a secret’ — Jung

Posted April 8th, 2019

Aeschylus The Afrophobe?

Thuggish anti-racism protesters force Sorbonne cancellation of ancient Greek drama

Posted March 29th, 2019

The Light In The Christchurch Darkness

Muslim mourners forgave, and showed love, refusing to let chaos and ugliness win

Posted March 22nd, 2019

The Bonfire Of Michael Jackson

Now that we know he was a serial child molester, are we still going to listen to his music?

Posted March 6th, 2019

Busts Of The Greats

Augustine, Chesterton, Lewis, Milton, Chrysostom, and more

Posted February 11th, 2019

Music And Cultural Memory

What do we lose when we lose the ability to understand and love classical and sacred music?

Posted December 6th, 2018

The Perils Of Evangelical Art Criticism

Sometimes you need complexity to tell the theological truth

Posted December 3rd, 2018

Barbarians At The Banquet

Classical Christian schools as civilization’s defense against elites who despise Tradition

Posted October 18th, 2018

Lesson Of The Sand Palace

This Florida beach house withstood the full force of Hurricane Michael

Posted October 15th, 2018

Vladimir Grigorenko’s Iconography

The sacred art of a modern master

Posted October 2nd, 2018

The Terrible Snow Falling In The Temple

‘Andrei Rublev’ message: when the barbarians annihilate, look upward and beyond

Posted October 2nd, 2018

The Truth Of A Building

Traditional nuns build traditional buildings. What’s the connection between truth and architecture?

Posted September 26th, 2018

Dante & Picasso

Great artists are often diagnosticians. The greatest artists are also doctors who heal the soul

Posted July 23rd, 2018