Theme year of the Luther Decade 2015 - Reformation - Image and Bible

Cranach Altar in der Wittenberger Stadtkirche

To honour the 500th birthday of Lucas Cranach the Younger, the LutherDecade theme year “Reformation – Visual Arts and the Bible” 2015 is focus sing on the visual arts of the Reformation period.
Cranach the Younger made an important contribution to the dissemination of the new faith. He illustrated the Reformation and helped create a new semantic and visual language. Experience Lucas Cranach the Younger’s range and versatility during the numerous events and exhibitions taking place in the Cranachstadt Wittenberg.