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{A&E} New LDS Art

When I think of LDS art I think of the famous portrait of Jesus Christ in his red and white robes by Del Parson (you know, the one hanging in the foyer of every church meetinghouse). This piece, as well as other well-knowns like Arnold Friberg's Book of Mormon paintings, have kind of become the spokespieces for LDS art. While beautiful and classic, there are so many other LDS artists out there that deserve to be known, too.

This weekend, Deseret Book will be featuring the art of some of these talented artists, as well as holding a silent auction (see more details here). Here's a sneak peek at some of the artists and their work:

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Lehi's Dream by James C. Christensen


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More Priceless Than Pearls by Sandra Rast


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Light of the World by Scott Sumner


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Balm of Gilead by Annie Henrie


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Veneration by Robert A. Boyd

Who's your favorite LDS artist, and what is your favorite piece of art? Leave a comment below.

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