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Posts in category “Art & Architecture”

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

Curse Of The Vestigial Dining Room

Why do American houses have them, given that we hardly use them?

Posted July 13th, 2018

Blacklisting Tainted Artists

A bright, clear line between the artists and the art must be drawn

Posted May 16th, 2018

Iconoclasm At Image Journal

Prominent Christian arts editor Gregory Wolfe has a #MeToo moment

Posted April 24th, 2018

Czech Brutalism

A reminder of the ugliness of socialist art

Posted March 13th, 2018

The Zombies Of Pentecost

Artist Jonathan Pageau explores the symbolic meaning of zombies in pop culture — and their mysterious connection to Christian iconography

Posted February 9th, 2018

The Story Of God

Douthat: ‘We’re living in the Iliad or Odyssey of heaven’

Posted January 18th, 2018

Hooray For The Hillbilly Thomists

Banjo-picking Dominican friars release an album of bluegrass gospel music

Posted December 13th, 2017