Archives for June 2011

commission4mission @ St Martin-in-the-Fields

Our exhibition designed to encourage the commissioning of contemporary Christian art opens in the Crypt Gallery at St Martin-in-the-Fields on Monday 4 July. Sixteen commission4mission artists will show 40 works in a variety of media, including concept drawings, fused glass, paintings, reliefs and textiles. Jonathan Evens, secretary of commission4mission, explains: ‘This exhibition demonstrates some of the ways […]

commission4mission banners

We have produced three roll-up banners for display at future events and exhibitions which briefly describe recent commissions, as an additional means of promoting our work of encouraging the commissioning of contemporary art by churches. The banners tell the stories of comissions by Caroline Richardson at St Peters Harold Wood, Rosalind Hore at St Edmunds Tyseley, […]

Congratulations: Helen Gheorghiu Gould

Our congratulations to Rev. Helen Gheorghiu Gould, who was ordained as a priest yesterday by the Bishop of Barking at St John the Baptist Epping. Over the past year, in addition to her responsibilities in the Epping District Team Ministry, Helen has been revising commission4mission’s constitution prior to our application for charitable status. Helen’s proposed new c4m […]

Clorinda Goodman

Clorinda Goodman has been stone carving with Matt Caines in the Community Art Room in the crypt at St John on Bethnal Green for the last four years. She has also been drawing, largely thanks to Sir John Soane’s Museum in Lincoln’s Inn and Revd Regan O’Callaghan.She says: “I have completed only three carvings in stone, as it […]

Artist’s update

Robert Enoch’s latest work has been a Pentecost Installation at St Mary’s Hemel Hempstead (see first photo above). He and Jonathan Evens will lead services at St Paul’s Harlow (where Robert created an Easter installation) on Sunday 3rd July as part of ongoing work which commission4mission is undertaking with the church and which is intended […]