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The Development of an Art Retreat that Will Assist Retreatants to Describe and More Fully Understand the Experience of Spiritual Direction through "Art Creation"

Bentley, Peter (2009) The Development of an Art Retreat that Will Assist Retreatants to Describe and More Fully Understand the Experience of Spiritual Direction through "Art Creation". Master of Arts (minor thesis) thesis, UNSPECIFIED.

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Abstract

The thesis surveys the development and design of a three-day art retreat, and explores how art creation can contribute to the processes of active reflection within the experience of spiritual direction. The thesis identifies key principles that govern the successful design of the art retreat for this purpose.

Item Type: Theses (Master of Arts (minor thesis))
Repository Version: Author's Final Manuscript
Keywords: Retreat, Art, Spontaneous, Spiritual, Direction, Imaging, Imagination, Contemplation, Silence, Reflection, Apophatic, Kataphatic
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220499 Religion and Religious Studies not elsewhere classified
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950404 Religion and Society
Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
Subjects: D - Spirituality and Spiritual Direction
College/Association with University of Divinity: Sentir: Graduate School for Spiritual Formation
Depositing User: Users 4 not found.
Date Deposited: 26 May 2009 06:20
Last Modified: 14 Feb 2011 15:37
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/15

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