Anthony Visco

Anthony Visco is founder of the Atelier for the Sacred Arts in Philadelphia. He is known for his reliefs, sculpture, and mural paintings across the United States. www.anthonyvisco.org

Articles by Anthony Visco

In the Image and Likeness

In contemporary art history, modernist theory has always maintained that the goals of figurative arts, both sacred and secular, were a linear objective of achieving similitude—the likeness of the object or image perceived.

The Anatomy of Sacred Art: Ad Quid Venisti? Quo Vadiums?

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The Anatomy of Sacred Art

As the Old Testament begins with the Creation of the cosmos and the New Testament with the Incarnation of Christ, the Judeo-Christian world is reminded how the act of making becomes central to our faith.