Interview With Nikola Sarić

Nikola Sarić. Icon Holy Martyrs of Libya, 100×70 cm, water colours on paper, 2015.

Tell us a bit about your formative years; how you became interested in art and icon painting in particular. I grew up next to a talented father, so watching him painting was the first step towards art. When I was…

The Altar and The Portico (pt.1)

The New Jerusalem, on vellum, by Aidan Hart

THE ALTAR AND THE PORTICO (PT.1) The Relationship of Orthodox Iconography and Gallery Art Part 1 (This is the a talk given at Sacred And Secular In Life And Art, Oxford, a workshop dedicated to the memory of Philip Sherrard. St…

The Dragons that Almost Exist

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Explaining the icon of St-George slaying the dragon to a 4 year old is amazing. Explaining the icon of St-George to a 10 year old is excruciating — “Yeah, but dragons don’t exist, do they?”. Do they? When someone tells…