Faiths and beliefs

French philosopher Maurice Merleau-Ponty said, “Religion is part of culture – not as a dogma, not even as a belief, but as a cry”.

Contemporary artists often play with religious conventions in their art. Mysticism, traditionalism, subversion, rejection… religion is a subject that has stirred artists’ passions since the dawn of time.

The new generation of contemporary artists are creating a new language of expression around the subject, and look set to keep people talking about them for some time to come.

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Hiroshi Mori, Prayer #10, Painting

Hiroshi Mori

Prayer #10, 2016
41 x 21 x 3 cm
Painting

2 200 €

Jace, Wannabe, Painting

Jace

Wannabe, 2015
70 x 50 x 2 cm
Painting

2 600 €

Sérgio Ferro, Jésus tombe pour la troisième fois, Print

Sérgio Ferro

Jésus tombe pour la troisième fois, 2011
100 x 70 x 1 cm
Print

750 €

Sarah Maple, Fighting Fire with Fire, Photography

Sarah Maple

Fighting Fire with Fire, 2013
61 x 49 cm
Photography

500 €

Pajonyut Puvijarn, Five Monks, Painting

Pajonyut Puvijarn

Five Monks, 2017
120 x 180 x 6 cm
Painting

12 500 €

Juliette Jourdain, Day#132, Photography

Juliette Jourdain

Day#132, 2017
100 x 80 x 4 cm
Photography

1 900 €

Sylvie Barbier, Christ, Painting

Sylvie Barbier

Christ, 2016
115 x 147 x 2 cm
Painting

4 500 €

Fawzi Brachemi, A contre-sens, Painting

Fawzi Brachemi

A contre-sens, 2016
116 x 81 cm
Painting

8 280 €

Mózes Incze, Genesis, Painting

Mózes Incze

Genesis, 2017
60 x 40 x 5 cm
Painting

2 500 €

Keith O'Connor, Mère Teresa, Painting

Keith O'Connor

Mère Teresa, 2017
50 x 50 x 3 cm
Painting

950 €

Keith O'Connor, L'Abbé Pierre, Painting

Keith O'Connor

L'Abbé Pierre, 2017
50 x 50 x 3 cm
Painting

950 €

Amine Oulmakki, Intérieur/nuit/Marrakech N°1, Photography

Amine Oulmakki

Intérieur/nuit/Marrakech N°1, 2016
70 x 100 x 1 cm
Photography

1 800 €

Jean-Christophe Fischer, Sans titre, Painting

Jean-Christophe Fischer

Sans titre, 2013
150 x 130 x 3 cm
Painting

5 900 €

Kan, Sainte Catherine de Sienne, Painting

Kan

Sainte Catherine de Sienne, 2016
40 x 30 x 2 cm
Painting

1 000 €

Annina Roescheisen, La pieta, Photography

Annina Roescheisen

La pieta, 2013
150 x 100 x 3 cm
Photography

7 000 €

Jean-Christophe Fischer, Sans titre, Painting

Jean-Christophe Fischer

Sans titre, 2016
46 x 38 x 2 cm
Painting

800 €

Jean-Christophe Fischer, Sans titre, Painting

Jean-Christophe Fischer

Sans titre, 2016
100 x 81 x 2 cm
Painting

2 800 €

Dominique Rieger, Saint Nahum, Painting

Dominique Rieger

Saint Nahum, 2000
40 x 30 x 1 cm
Painting

3 000 €

Dominique Rieger, Vierge de Tendresse (1), Painting

Dominique Rieger

Vierge de Tendresse (1), 2000
40 x 30 x 1 cm
Painting

3 200 €

Dominique Rieger, Christ en croix, Painting

Dominique Rieger

Christ en croix, 2004
60 x 46 x 1 cm
Painting

4 200 €

Pierre Bodo, Adam et Eve noirs, Painting

Pierre Bodo

Adam et Eve noirs, 2008
70 x 50 x 2 cm
Painting

2 200 €

Pierre Bodo, Enfer et paradis, Painting

Pierre Bodo

Enfer et paradis, 2011
97 x 130 x 2 cm
Painting

5 500 €

Alben, Christ Faïence, Sculpture

Alben

Christ Faïence, 2016
43 x 34 x 9 cm
Sculpture

1 500 €

Kan, Maria Maddelena in estasi, Painting

Kan

Maria Maddelena in estasi, 2016
92 x 73 x 2 cm
Painting

2 900 €

Alben, Christ Carambar Jaune, Sculpture

Alben

Christ Carambar Jaune, 2016
14 x 4 x 3 cm
Sculpture

Sold out

Alben, Christ Carambar, Sculpture

Alben

Christ Carambar, 2016
43 x 34 x 9 cm
Sculpture

1 500 €

Natanaël, Asiat'M 21, Photography

Natanaël

Asiat'M 21, 2009
60 x 40 cm
Photography

800 €

Kan, Extase au pied de la croix, Painting

Kan

Extase au pied de la croix, 2016
92 x 73 x 2 cm
Painting

Sold out

Kan, Mariage Mystique, Painting

Kan

Mariage Mystique, 2016
40 x 30 x 2 cm
Painting

1 000 €

Steve McCurry, Salat At Blue Mosque In Mazar-E-Sharif, Photography

Steve McCurry

Salat At Blue Mosque In Mazar-E-Sharif, 1992
20 x 24 cm
Photography

3 900 €

Robert Sgarra, Le Christ, Painting

Robert Sgarra

Le Christ, 2014
160 x 115 x 8 cm
Painting

4 300 €

Gilles Mercier, Via Veneto #4, Photography

Gilles Mercier

Via Veneto #4, 2007
30 x 30 x 1 cm
Photography

290 €

Alain Hatat, La croix, Photography

Alain Hatat

La croix, 2016
40 x 60 x 1 cm
Photography

500 €

Lee Jeffries, Untitled VII, Photography

Lee Jeffries

Untitled VII, 2015
85 x 85 x 5 cm
Photography

2 500 €

Huang Yan, Temple of Heaven, Print

Huang Yan

Temple of Heaven, 2008
90 x 119 x 1 cm
Print

2 500 €

Grégoire Devin, Ode to my Family, Drawing

Grégoire Devin

Ode to my Family, 2014
150 x 150 x 2 cm
Drawing

3 405 €

J.C. Kanter, The Last Supper, Photography

J.C. Kanter

The Last Supper, 2016
70 x 100 cm
Photography

510 €

Andres Serrano, Heaven and Hell, Photography

Andres Serrano

Heaven and Hell, 1984
83.8 x 114.3 x 2.5 cm
Photography

102 137 €

Raimundo de Oliveira, Revelation, Painting

Raimundo de Oliveira

Revelation, 1963
73.7 x 101.6 x 2.5 cm
Painting

106 393 €

Stefan Georgiev, The Last Supper, Painting

Stefan Georgiev

The Last Supper, 2015
80 x 60 x 2 cm
Painting

2 250 €

Stavri Kalinov, Our faith, Painting

Stavri Kalinov

Our faith, 2015
125 x 125 x 2 cm
Painting

30 000 €

Stavri Kalinov, Path to Faith, Painting

Stavri Kalinov

Path to Faith, 2016
125 x 125 x 2 cm
Painting

30 000 €

Mario Pasqualotto, The name of God is Female 2 of 2, Drawing

Mario Pasqualotto

The name of God is Female 2 of 2, 2014
68 x 49 x 5 cm
Drawing

2 900 €

Catherine Wilkening, Ali di luce, Sculpture

Catherine Wilkening

Ali di luce, 2016
60 x 52 x 7 cm
Sculpture

4 200 €

Jean-Francois Lefranc, Christ retourné, Photography

Jean-Francois Lefranc

Christ retourné, 2007
50 x 40 cm
Photography

700 €

Nelson Garcia Jimenez, Monte de los Olivos, Painting

Nelson Garcia Jimenez

Monte de los Olivos, 2008
83 x 77 cm
Painting

1 000 €

Olga Volodina, Nun 2, Photography

Olga Volodina

Nun 2, 2015
60 x 90 cm
Photography

890 €

Noé Roussel, Tara verte, Painting

Noé Roussel

Tara verte, 2015
72 x 60 x 2 cm
Painting

1 480 €

Noé Roussel, Vices et vertus, Painting

Noé Roussel

Vices et vertus, 2015
130 x 97 x 2 cm
Painting

3 650 €

Noé Roussel, Aura, Painting

Noé Roussel

Aura, 2015
103 x 82 x 2 cm
Painting

1 950 €

Noé Roussel, Frida India, Painting

Noé Roussel

Frida India, 2015
92 x 73 x 2 cm
Painting

1 950 €

Hiroshi Mori, Prayer #9, Painting

Hiroshi Mori

Prayer #9, 2016
41 x 21 x 3 cm
Painting

2 200 €

Hiroshi Mori, The Apocalypse #1, Painting

Hiroshi Mori

The Apocalypse #1, 2014
160 x 173 x 3 cm
Painting

20 000 €

Andrea Clanetti, Beauté Divine : Michelangelo, Painting

Andrea Clanetti

Beauté Divine : Michelangelo, 2014
100 x 100 cm
Painting

1 900 €

Sean MacLeod, Monks in the Mekong, Photography

Sean MacLeod

Monks in the Mekong, 2002
100 x 100 x 1 cm
Photography

1 500 €

Mathieu Weiler, Christ, Drawing

Mathieu Weiler

Christ, 2015
50 x 50 x 3 cm
Drawing

1 200 €

Sérgio Ferro, L'Ange de l'Apocalypse, Print

Sérgio Ferro

L'Ange de l'Apocalypse, 2011
100 x 70 x 1 cm
Print

750 €

Luo Dan, 28 June 2006, Tibet GongBuJiangDa, Photography

Luo Dan

28 June 2006, Tibet GongBuJiangDa, 2006
48 x 60 cm
Photography

3 300 €

Charlotte Aleman, Sans titre (5), Série Icônes, Photography

Charlotte Aleman

Sans titre (5), Série Icônes, 2013
80 x 112 x 2 cm
Photography

1 400 €

Pierre Sgamma, Dhyana Mûdra, Painting

Pierre Sgamma

Dhyana Mûdra, 2008
150 x 100 x 3 cm
Painting

2 900 €

Sylvie Barbier

France

Fawzi Brachemi

France

Mózes Incze

Hungary

Keith O'Connor

France

Pajonyut Puvijarn

Thailand

Amine Oulmakki

Morocco

Dominique Rieger

France

Juliette Jourdain

France

Pierre Bodo

Democratic Republic of Congo

Grégoire Devin

France

J.C. Kanter

United States

Andres Serrano

United States

Raimundo de Oliveira

Brazil

Stefan Georgiev

Bulgaria

Stavri Kalinov

Bulgaria

Nelson Garcia Jimenez

Cuba

Catherine Wilkening

France

Olga Volodina

Russian Federation

Noé Roussel

France

Annina Roescheisen

Germany

Hiroshi Mori

Japan

Mathieu Weiler

France

Mario Pasqualotto

Spain

Kan

France

Sean MacLeod

Canada

Lee Jeffries

United Kingdom

Thierry Chassagnac

France

Max Papeschi

Italy

Andrea Clanetti

Italy

Rocío Verdejo

Spain

Gilles Mercier

France

Louis Soutter

Switzerland

Pieter Bauermeister

South Africa

Pierre Sgamma

France

Cesare Callegari

Italy

Luo Dan

China

Bertrand Noël

France

Gilles Verneret

France

Jace

France

Charlotte Aleman

France

Natanaël

France

Seri Phuengporn

Thailand

Alben

France

Steve McCurry

United States

Sérgio Ferro

Brazil

Robert Sgarra

France

Huang Yan

China

Alain Hatat

France

Jean-Christophe Fischer

France

Mélanie Peduzzi

Belgium

Sarah Maple

United Kingdom

Jean-Francois Lefranc

France