Archives for 2009

West Ham Festival exhibition

Works by Henry Shelton, Jonathan Evens & Peter Webb Works by Rosalind Hore, David Hawkins & Anne Creasey Works by Michael J. Creasey & Anne Creasey Works by Michael J. Creasey Works by Harvey Bradley (in the foreground) Works by Harvey Bradley, Peter Webb & David Hawkins Works by Harvey Bradley, Jonathan Evens & Henry […]

Alphabets of the World

Alphabets of the World is a textile and design project based in Manor Park and run by Celia Ward (who is a Commission For Mission artist). The aim of the project is to make a series of hangings based around the different alphabets in the area. The Roman alphabet has been the first, with Arabic, […]

Viki Isherwood-Metzler

SMILE (230cm x 100cm):Psalm 42:5 (out of The Message)Why are you down in the dumps, dear soul? Why are you crying the blues? Fix my eyes on God- soon I’ll be praising again. He puts a smile on my face. He’s my God. JOY (160cm x 80cm):Philippians 4:4Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say […]

Two Saturday openings

This coming Saturday sees the opening of two initiatives with which Commission For Mission is involved. The first is the opening of the West Ham Festival at All Saints Church, Church Street, West Ham, London E15 3HU. The Festival runs from 20th – 27th June and includes an exhibition by Commission For Mission artists. Our […]

Development of a community art installation

We asked workshop participants to create a picture that said something about themselves before nailing that picture to the cross. Some ideas that we suggested included: an abstract using favourite colours; a collage of favourite things; a picture of themselves, families, friends or favourite places; an abstract with colours showing how they felt right then; […]