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The Bible and Painting

Symposium at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts
University of Birmingham

Saturday 13 May 2006

This is the third of a series of symposia and conference strands jointly organised by the Centre for the Bible and the Visual Imagination, University of Wales, Lampeter and the Centre for Studies in the Visual Culture of Religion, University of Wales, Aberystwyth.

The aim is to: stimulate discussion and study; facilitate the publication of academic scholarship; and promote public awareness and participation at the crossroads of Biblical Studies, Art History and Practice, and Visual Cultural Studies.

Funded with the asssistance of the British Academy

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Oil painting by Matthias Stom.
Matthias Stom, Isaac blessing Jacob, c.1635
Image © Barber Institute of Fine Arts