Venice Biennale of Arts President Paolo Baratta, left, with Director of the Vatican Museums Antonio Paolucci, speaks at a press conference to announce the Vatican participation at the 55th edition of ... more 
Venice Biennale of Arts President Paolo Baratta, left, with Director of the Vatican Museums Antonio Paolucci, speaks at a press conference to announce the Vatican participation at the 55th edition of the Venice Biennale of Arts, Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at the Vatican. The Vatican is getting back into its centuries-old tradition of arts patronage with its first-ever exhibit at the Venice Biennale, commissioning a biblically inspired show about creation, destruction and renewal for one of the world's most prestigious contemporary arts festivals. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Domenico Stinellis
Tue, May 14, 2013 8:35 AM EDT