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An Introduction to Christian Art – GI 19 607

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3 March 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until 24 March 2020

Tutor: Hilary Underwood BA MPhil

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Date: 3 March 2020
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Length of Course:
5 Tuesdays
From:
25 February 2020
To:
24 March 2020
Cost for Course:
£57 - £68.50
Cost:
£57 – £68.50
Reference Code:
GI 19 607
Location:
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH

Overview

Today we encounter most Christian art in art galleries rather than churches, but how was it originally seen and used? We will study medieval art, Renaissance masterpieces and beyond. Learn to recognise devotional art, educational religious narratives and religious paintings hiding secular agendas. Explore iconoclasm – the destruction of religious images – and discuss Christian art today.

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An Introduction to Christian Art - GI 19 607

Sandro Botticelli. Madonna del Magnificat, 1483. Tempera on panel. Image source: Wikimedia Commons.

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An Introduction to Christian Art - GI 19 607 - Full Price£68.50
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An Introduction to Christian Art - GI 19 607 - Concessions (65 Years & Over)£62.50
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