Friday
Nov122010

Caravaggio: Art and Life

A presentation by Dominic A. Aquila, Vice President of Academic Affairs at the University of St. Thomas and Henry Artis, painter, sculptor and installation artist

Presented by Crossroads Cultural Center

"Having spent his brief, tragic and turbulent life painting miracles, he managed, in the process, to create one - the miracle of art, the miracle of the way in which some paint, a few brushes, a square of canvas, together with that most essential ingredient, genius, can produce something stronger than time and age, more powerful than death." - Francine Prose

During the event, we will go through the art and life of Caravaggio, one of the most important and mysterious painters of the human condition, showing why he is considered one of the greatest witnesses of the mystery of Christ.

About this Event

Date: Friday, November 12, 2010
Time: 6:30pm
Location: St. Thomas University: Cullen Hall
3800 Montrose Blvd. Houston, TX 77092

About the Speakers

Dominic A. Aquila
Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of St. Thomas
Henry Artis
Painter, sculptor and installation artist

Invitation

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