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About the founder, Dr Christopher Longhurst S.T.D.

May 4, 2013

Christopher Evan Longhurst has lived in Rome since 1997 where his passion for art, architecture, history and religion brought to study. He received the Sacrae Theologie Doctoratus (Doctorate in Theology) summa cum laude from the Angelicum University, Rome, in April 2009, with a specialization is theological aesthetics. His dissertation was titled Dire Dio nell’arte: Riflessioni teologiche sulla pittura contemporanea, Eng. trans.: “To Speak of God in Art: Theological reflections on contemporary painting.” He currently works as a docent (operatore didattico) at the Vatican Museums, and occasionally teaches short courses at the Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.