Approaching Religious Symbols in the Public Space: Contemporary Art and Museums as Places of Negotiation?

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Daria Pezzoli-Olgiati

Abstract

This essay responds to Sigrid Schade’s contribution by outlining the multilayered meaning-making processes deployed by the use of religious symbolism in visual culture. Referring in a concise way to a selected example of contemporary art, it drafts possible methodological approaches to a challenging field of research.

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PEZZOLI-OLGIATI, Daria. Approaching Religious Symbols in the Public Space: Contemporary Art and Museums as Places of Negotiation?. Journal for Religion, Film and Media (JRFM), [S.l.], v. 1, n. 1, p. 95-101, nov. 2015. ISSN 2414-0201. Available at: <http://jrfm.eu/index.php/ojs_jrfm/article/view/31>. Date accessed: 20 apr. 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.25364/05.1:2015.1.10.
Keywords
religious symbols, public space, arts, museum, tradition, visual culture
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Articles - CfP topic