Art and the Transfiguration of the World

By |2019-05-07T14:42:17-05:00August 10th, 2017|Categories: Art, Beauty, Christianity, Culture|

Art can be a sort of sacrament of the visible, effecting in itself the transfiguration of the world, and manifesting this to transform our attentive senses, hearts, and minds… Art, like philosophy, begins with wonder. Nothing is so surprising as that things exist. Henri Matisse wrote: “One must know how to maintain childhood’s freshness [...]