Gallery Talk and Reception: Outsider at the Vatican


Location: Notre Dame Center for Arts & Culture

Catherine R. Osborne, postdoctoral fellow at the Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism and curator of the exhibit “Outsider at the Vatican: Frederick Franck’s Drawings from the Second Vatican Council,” will present a talk about the works on display. A reception will follow.

Franck’s work, including many of the 68 drawings that are part of the current exhibit, was last displayed at the University of Notre Dame in 1963. The pieces are on loan from Pacem In Terris: The Frederick Franck Museum and by The Catholic Documentation Center, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

This event is free and open to the public.

The exhibit is sponsored by the Cushwa Center and the Notre Dame Center for Arts & Culture. Cosponsors include Hesburgh Libraries, the Institute for Church Life, the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts, the Nanovic Institute for European Studies, the Notre Dame Center for Liturgy, the Notre Dame Forum, and the Office of the President.