Christmas Fun Edition MAIR 46

It is Christmas Time! Join us on our seasonal podcast for Festive Theft, Murder , Phil Collins and More!

Phil Collins Jesus

A Church in the Mexican town of  Zacatecas. Has just paid for a giant 22-foot long statue of Jesus, It was created by the artist Roman Salvador.  Dressed in white boxer shorts, with a receding baby hairline it bears more than a passing resemblance to the drummer 70s Phil Collins. They hope that it may be recognised as the biggest baby Jesus statue in the world.

Phil Collins and Jesus statue (image from twitter @JoseManuelRadio )

Star Trek Saint Nicholas

Saint Nicholas or Worf ?

3 Legends of Saint Nicholas

Painted by the Netherlandish artist Gerard David (c. 1460 – 13 August 1523) The Three Legends of St Nicholas painted (1500-1520 Oil on Panel) Shows three legends of St Nicholas. We talk of these stories on the podcast.

The Three Legends of St Nicholas

Missing Nativity

Painted by the Italian Artist Caravaggio in 1609 Nativity with St. Francis and St. Lawrence. This large painting shows a Nativity scene. It was stolen from a Oratory in Sicily in 1969. It still has not been recovered, we talk about it on the podcast.

Nativity with St. Francis and St. Lawrence

Extra Info and Links

We talked about the theft of the Mona Lisa in this episode, you can learn more from watching this Video we made about it.

We also in this Episode Talked about the tongue in cheek , Italian Art First party, you can learn more by listening to the episode here!

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