50 Years of Vatican Museums' Modern & Contemporary Collection

Jun 27, 2023 561

The Vatican is celebrating 50 years of the Vatican Museums’ Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art. Commemorating the anniversary as a significant moment for the museum’s youngest collection, the Holy Father met with world-renowned artists in the Sistine Chapel. Addressing them, he praised – like his predecessor Paul VI – the beauty of art, saying it inspires a desire for God, and renders glory to Him.

Pope Francis reminds world-renowned artists in the Sistine Chapel that true beauty inspires the desire for God, and renders glory to Him, as he receives them for the 50th …Saint Paul VI inaugurated the Collection on June 23, 1973.

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SOURCE: https://theparadise.ng

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