Re-enchanting the World: Art and Paganism

Julia, An Independent Witch; Enenna, Wiccan Coven Leader; Maria Ela, Shaman Wise Women Council (Katarzyna Majak)

One of the most obvious legacies our modern world holds from its pre-Christian "pagan" past are the visual arts. There wouldn't have been a┬áRenaissance without the art and writings of the Classical world, and the pagan-humanist hybrid that began there has been an integral part of the fine arts ever since. Pagan symbolism is such an ingrained part of art's language, that it can become unconscious, at least until it becomes politicized. However, a growing trend within the world of fine art is … [Read more...]