By Rose Pacatte
Corita Kent, an American nun and pa artist, led a lifetime of creativity and love that took her in unforeseen instructions. during this enticing portrait, Sr. Rose Pacatte, FSP, bargains an in-depth examine Corita Kent, mild progressive of the guts, letting the wonder and fact of her lifestyles and paintings converse for itself.
Frances Elizabeth Kent’s upward thrust to reputation coincided with essentially the most socially unstable years of the 20th century. As Sr. Mary Corita of the stainless center of Mary Sisters, she grew to become a nationally-respected artist—though the Archbishop of her domestic urban of la seemed her paintings as blasphemous. Seeing no contradiction among the sacred and the secular, Corita designed the USA Postal Service’s iconic “Love” stamp and created the biggest copyrighted murals on the planet, on a fuel tank for the Boston fuel corporation. those examples and extra exemplify the theology and perspective of 1 of the 20 th century’s most famed and interesting artists.
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Corita Kent: Gentle Revolutionary of the Heart (People of God) by Rose Pacatte