April 1, 2021

Anthony Sweat on “Adjusting our Eyes”

Anthony Sweat

April 11, 2021 6:30pm PDT
Anthony Sweat on “Adjusting our Eyes: Latter-day Saints and their Developing Religious Imagery”

Visual art has a potency to communicate concepts in a way that the spoken or written word cannot. Because of this many Christian faiths have embraced religious artwork as a way to communicate their messages to the public. Latter-day Saint artistic imagery, however, is relatively new, and still developing. In this fireside, religion professor and painter Anthony Sweat will share images, experiences, and insights from his recent book project, Repicturing the Restoration, to discuss the past and potential future of Latter-day Saint visual art.

View this recorded Fireside.