Cancelled: Denis McNamara – Holy Places

Tuesday, 06 Aug, 3 p.m.
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Talk. Free entry
Auckland Art Gallery

**This event has been cancelled due to a family bereavement**

Dr Denis McNamara will introduce the range of issues involved in contemporary church design, particularly bridging the gap with the church’s great artistic and architectural traditions.

McNamara is an architectural historian specializing in American church architecture. He is the assistant director at the Liturgical Institute at Mundelein Seminary in Illinois, and is an expert on ecclesiastical architecture and is a major figure in today’s liturgical renewal, consulting on many church renovation projects. He’s the author of 'Catholic Church Architecture' and the 'Spirit of the Liturgy' as well as 'How to Read Churches: A Crash Course in Ecclesiastical Architecture'.