American Religious Art

2001-2003 Resource Library articles and essays


(above:  Elihu Vedder, The Sorrowing Soul Between Doubt and Faith, c. 1887, oil on canvas, 16 x 21 inches, Herbert F. Johnson 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:

En Celebración De Muerte: Offerings for All Souls' Day; article by Olga Torres-Reid (10/27/03)

Art Explores Religion (7/23/03)

The Life of Reverend McKendree Robbins Long, essay by Brad Thomas (1/15/03)

C.C.A. Christensen's Panoramas (1/6/03)

Exhibiting the Visual Culture of American Religions: An Overview of the Exhibition, essay by David Morgan (11/20/02)

Southwestern Colonial Art, essay by Robert William Brown (10/28/02)

McKendree Robbins Long: Picture Painter of the Apocalypse (1/8/02)

Our Saints Among Us: 400 Years of New Mexican Devotional Art (11/20/01)

The Panorama's Progress: The History of Kyle & Dallas's Moving Panorama of Pilgrim's Progress, essay by Tom Hardiman (7/24/01)

Puerto Rican Santos de Palo: Sculptures Between Heaven and Earth (4/14/01)

McKendree Robbins Long: Picture Painter of the Apocalypse (1/27/01)


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