Having a nice office is one thing; having nice stuff in the office is a completely different one. We all like having nice stuff around, or with us since these are the things we constantly interact with while we’re working. These things provide us with extrinsic motivation that keeps us moving and enjoying our work.
Religion is a giant force of influence to civilization. It seeps through every part of our lives, whether we like it or not, and whether or not we are believers. It is undeniable that it has greatly influenced both artists and designers to create works that either support, or critique religion; and that this relationship between religion and the Creatives has opened up human consciousness in many ways.