Blog / Remembering El Greco

Posted

By Priyal Patel

“Un Camino: Catholic Night at the Nasher”

This was a night to remember, both spiritually and visually. Visitors walked around to eight “stations” and were led in a different prayer by local clergy at each one. The “stations” included images such as the Vision of Saint John, Saints Peter and Paul, along with other Christian artwork. Each prayer was chosen specifically because Catholics around the time of El Greco actually did say these exact words. Along with that, Spanish music composed by a contemporary of El Greco played in the background as the visitors journeyed through the exhibition.

SLIDESHOW: Photos by Les Todd of Duke Photography 

Leave a Reply

Recent Posts

Google Hangouts

Posted by Juline Chevalier

 
The Nasher Museum is trying something new! We hope you’ll join us in this experiment. W… MORE

#BOBSAYS

Posted By Wendy Hower

During the course of organizing Rauschenberg: Collecting & Connecting, curator and Duke… MORE