The attempted restoration of a century-old Spanish fresco made news this week. An elderly church member took a crack at restoring Ecce Homo (Behold the Man), saying that she was saddened to see it fade and peel from the church wall. However, her attempts to restore it went a little bit astray. Share this article with young adults and talk about some of their favorite artwork.
- What is your favorite style of artwork? Who is your favorite artist? What inspires you about this style/artist?
- What religious artwork moves you? How does it make you feel?
- What are the ways you express your creativity?