Elizabeth Lev

Elizabeth Lev is an art historian who teaches, studies, and writes in Rome with a special focus on Renaissance and Baroque art. She has written several books and regularly writes for Magnificat.

Articles by Elizabeth Lev

Recapturing Sacred Art from Secular Bondage

Art history, which came of age during the secularizing nineteenth century, has spent over a century grappling with the problem of interpreting religious imagery.

Like Mute Theologians

To this day, the sixteenth-century artistic crisis in the Catholic Church remains choppy water for the art historian to navigate.