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RELIGIOUS ART

6.00–7.15pm, Wednesday 9 December

 


 

The relationship between religion and art is ancient and complex, varying across religious traditions and cultures. In this event, Mehreen Chida-Razvi, Ben Quash, and Lieke Wijnia consider how these traditions of religious art differ and what role art plays in religion today. How should we display religious art? Might art be a way of opening interfaith dialogue? And has art itself become a kind of religion?

 

Speakers
Mehreen Chida-Razvi
Art Historian, Nasser D Khalili Collection of Islamic Art
Ben Quash
Professor of Christianity and the Arts, KCL
Lieke Wijnia
Curator, Museum Catharijneconvent & Fellow, University of Groningen

 

Chair
Danielle Sands
Fellow, Forum for Philosophy & Lecturer in Comparative Literature and Thought, RHUL

 


 

 

Free  |  Online  |  All welcome

 

For any queries, email events@lse.ac.uk

 

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