As promised, I attended Bryan Mark Taylor‘s fireside last night and, as expected, it was great. I’m not sure quite what I expected, but I was especially pleased with his evangelism. Continue reading “Mormon Renaissance”
If you are in the Bay Area and interested in seeing what effect your questions may have had on Bryan Mark Taylor’s thinking, come to this.
Even though I am notÂ technicallyÂ “young,” “single,” or “adult,” I will be there. Say hi. I’ll be one of the guys growing his first real beard. Not sure how much that will narrow things down.
Among those I have ongoing conversations withÂ regarding the Mormon arts, my most local and face-to-face conversation partner is painter Bryan Mark Taylor. (Incidentally, his latest show is opening next month in Sacramento. Check it out.)
He recently asked me a series of questions via email and I wrote back with answers I was pleased with but weren’t really very good answers, if you know what I mean. So he responded with this:
I may not have been asking the right questions…do you have any ideas on the questions we should be asking ourselves?
Which is one of the best darn questions I’ve ever been asked. And it’s way too big of a question for me to answer alone. So let’s crowdsource this baby.
What are the questions we in the Mormon arts should be asking ourselves?