Artist: Bill Viola
Work: Mary, 2016
Place: Sant Paul’s Cathedral

 

Mary

Videoart is a real pain, but Viola (in spite of his exasperating tempo) is the exception. Putting a work with a sacred subject (the virgin Mary, no less) in a cathedral (Saint Paul’s, no less) is a challenge that almost no contemporary artist would come through unscathed.

Artist: Bill Viola
Work: Mary, 2016
Place: Sant Paul’s Cathedral

 


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