|Father Mark Haydu, LC|
June 8, 2008. Cleveland, OH. Fr Mark Haydu, LC, is
a Legionary of Christ who serves as the international director
of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums.
summer, the Vatican Museums is sending Fr Haydu with some
of its greatest artistic treasures on tour to Cleveland, Ohio
from May 31st to September 7th, and to St Paul,
Minnesota in the fall of 2008. The exhibit has already
visited St Petersburg, Florida.
“Vatican Splendors” features over 200 works of
art and historically significant objects, including works by Michelangelo, Bernini,
and Giotto. The Vatican Splendors web site says that it
is “one of the largest Vatican collections ever to tour
North America” and that many of the pieces have never
before been on public view.
To learn more about the
Vatican Splendors Art Exhibit, visit the web site at www.vaticansplendors.com.
To read an article about Fr Mark Haydu that appeared
in the Akron Beacon-Journal newspaper, click here.