The Catholic Tradition Podcast: Episode 37 – Sculpting Two Benedicts

Could 8, 2019

The younger Italian sculptor Jago is greatest recognized to Catholics for
his marble bust of Pope Benedict XVI, which the Pope himself
awarded with a pontifical medal. Upon Benedict’s resignation, Jago
radically reworked the piece into its present type, Habemus
. On this episode Jago discusses the which means of marble,
how he needed to train himself as a result of his artwork professors opposed
finding out the nice masters of the previous, and his revolutionary use of
social media as a brand new, decentralized type of patronage.


Jago on Instagram

Video of Jago remodeling his bust of Pope Benedict

Article on Habemus Hominem

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