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Space, Time, and Presence in the Icon
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Clemena Antonova
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-09 - Publisher: Routledge

This book contributes to the re-emerging field of 'theology through the arts' by proposing a way of approaching one of the most challenging theological concepts - divine timelessness - through the principle of construction of space in the icon. One of the main objectives of this book is to discuss
Visual Thought in Russian Religious Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 100
Authors: Clemena Antonova
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-30 - Publisher: Routledge

This book considers a movement within Russian religious philosophy known as "full unity" (vseedinstvo), with a focus on one of its main representatives, Pavel Florensky (1882–1937). Often referred to as "the Russian Leonardo," Florensky was an important figure of the Russian religious renaissance around the beginning of the twentieth century.
Space, Time, and Presence in the Icon
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Clemena Antonova
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-09 - Publisher: Routledge

This book contributes to the re-emerging field of 'theology through the arts' by proposing a way of approaching one of the most challenging theological concepts - divine timelessness - through the principle of construction of space in the icon. One of the main objectives of this book is to discuss
Avantgarde Art and Radical Material Theology
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Petra Carlsson Redell
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Theological thought has long been focused on the meaning to be found in our existence, but it has tended to neglect what it might offer to those seeking how to prolong and improve our physical existence in this world. In conversation with twentieth-century materialist art and thought, this book presents
Bezalel's Body
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Katie Kresser
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-18 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

When God died, art was born. With Christ’s crucifixion, resurrection, and ascension, the human imagination began to be remade. In Bezalel’s Body: The Death of God and the Birth of Art, Harvard-trained art historian Katie Kresser locates the historical roots of the thing we call art. She weaves together centuries