Br. Cosmas Wolf, O.S.B.: Monk, Architect, Sculptor, Designer - Exhibition
Organization: Saint Vincent College
Description: The Saint Vincent Gallery will present a special exhibition, Br. Cosmas Wolf, O.S.B.: Monk, Architect, Sculptor, Designer, from Friday, Nov. 1 to Thursday, Feb. 28. The exhibit will open with a reception from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31. Admission is free and open to the public.
Gallery hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays from Nov. 1 to Dec. 8 and Jan. 14 to Feb. 28. The Gallery is closed on Mondays and Nov. 27 to Dec. 1. The Gallery is open by appointment only from Dec. 10 to Jan. 12.
Br. Cosmas Wolf, O.S.B., was a Benedictine lay-brother of Saint Vincent Archabbey who was active in the second half of the 19th century. He was a monk, architect, sculptor and designer. Studying sculpture in Munich, Br. Cosmas was trained under the old medieval apprentice system to become a master sculptor and designer/draftsman. He brought to America his talent and created a studio that built church furnishings and decorated dozens of churches in nine states.
The Saint Vincent Gallery is on the third floor of the Robert S. Carey Student Center, and is accessible to the physically impaired.
Location: Saint Vincent Gallery at SVC, Latrobe
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