Incarnation and nudity

From the Image Journal’s Good Letters blog, a well-written commentary on nudity from a Christian perspective. It was written by Laura Bramon Good and talks about her growing up in a household where her mother was anything but shy with her body. The entry continues with Good talking about her sister, a painter, and a series of paintings that deal with “women and men, their bodies, and their need for and confusion over the other.”

No commentary from me, just passing the article along.

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Paul Nielsen founded The Aesthetic Elevator late in 2005. He owns a piece of paper, located somewhere in his house (not on the wall), stating that he earned a B.F.A. from the University of Nebraska around about 2001. While there, he studied studied architecture, graphic design and ceramics, graduating with a degree in studio art. Paul presently serves as communications manager for a small non-profit doing their print design and marketing. He spends as much time sculpting in his studio as possible — which is not nearly enough. Visit his website at pcNielsen.com.

One Response to Incarnation and nudity

  1. suburbanlife says:

    A beautiful exploration of nudity – of the naked, innocent body as a source of solace, much as the earth is. G

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