Margaret Dagenais was active/lived in Illinois. Margaret Dagenais is known for religious art, teaching.
These Notes represent the beginning of a possible future biography for this artist. Please click here if you wish to help in its development.
A teacher at Loyola University in Chicago and also a working artist, Margaret Dagenais focused on religious subjects and its relation to the liturgical reform movement in the Catholic Church in the mid-20th century. She did work for many churches and chapels throughout Chicago with a goal of "making sure that ordinary people in a congregation would be stirred by seeing good art." (86)
Jean S. Hunt, Walking With Women Through Chicago History, II