Pope Benedict XVI leads a special meeting with artists in the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican

 
Pope Benedict XVI leads a special meeting with artists in the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican
Pope Benedict XVI leads a special meeting with artists in the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican November 21, 2009. Pope Benedict meets up to 500 artists from around the world, as part of efforts to turn the page on the Vatican's sometimes conflicted relationship with the contemporary art world. Picture taken with fish-eye lens. REUTERS/Osservatore Romano