Icon Exhibit October 14-16
Title: Mary & The Saints: A Celebration of Eastern Orthodox Iconography
Dates: October 14-16, 2016
Times: Friday 14th : 5-8 PM (Opening Reception)
Saturday, 15th: 10 – 5 PM
Sunday, 16th : 12 PM – 5 PM
Place: St. Paul The Apostle Orthodox Christian Church, 4451 Wagner Rd, Dayton, OH 45440
Admission: Free. Both self-guided and docent tours will be available.
Description: This exhibition features more than 75 rare icons of the Virgin Mary and various other saints commemorated by Eastern Orthodox Christianity.
Taken from private collections across the United States, the exhibition will include unique examples from 15th century Medieval Russia, 16th and 17th century Greece, through 19th century Imperial Russia, as well as contemporary Icons painted in America. This is a singular opportunity to view prime examples of the spiritual art of the Eastern Orthodox Church as they were originally intended in their appropriate setting.