American Religious Art

2011-2016 Resource Library articles and essays


(above, Gari Melchers, Joan of Arc, oil on canvas, 30 x 23 inches, Indianapolis Museum of Art. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons*)


This section of the Traditional Fine Arts Organization (TFAO) catalogue Topics in American Art is devoted to the topic "Religious American Art." Clicking on titles takes readers directly to the articles and essays. The date at the end of each title is the date of publication in Resource Library.


Resource Library articles and essays honoring the American experience through its art:

Julie Wohl: Tradition and Inspiration (3/4/16)

Someday is Now: The Art of Corita Kent (8/12/15)

Art as an Acceptable Offering; essay by James Romaine (12/30/14)

The Jubilee Museum Contemporary Sacred Art Biennial 2014: Cain and Abel: Am I My Brother's Keeper? (12/26/14)

Sister Mary Charles: Engagement and Transcendence (12/3/14)

"Blessed are the Peacemakers": Violet Oakley's The Angel of Victory (1941) (5/6/14)

Ashe to Amen: African Americans and Biblical Imagery (5/25/13)

Louis C. Tiffany and the Art of Devotion (2/19/13)

White on White: Churches of Rural New England (8/7/12)

Fortune's Way, or Notes on Art for Catholics (and Others); play by Steve Hauk (1/14/11)


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