Archives for October 2011

Christmas c4m exhibition at Tokarska Gallery

An exhibition designed to encourage the commissioning of contemporary Christian art opens in the Tokarska Gallery on Thursday 1st December 2011. commission4mission artists will show work in a variety of media, including concept drawings, fused glass, paintings, pottery and reliefs. With much of the work exploring Christian themes, this exhibition will be of particular relevance and […]

Guide on Commissioning New Art for Churches

Jonathan Evens represented commission4mission at the launch today by the Church Buildings Council of the Church of England of their guide on Commissioning New Art for Churches at St Stephen Walbrook, London. The guide aims to encourage parishes to embark on the adventure of commissioning new art for their churches. Much of the information in the guide is […]

ArtWay Meditation

Jonathan Evens has written the ArtWay Visual Meditation for 9th October based on Descent II by Christopher Clack. His meditation, which ends with the question ‘What would be the impact, I wonder, were we more frequently to take religious images out of their religious context, as Clack has done, and trust them to raise their […]

Update: Harvey Bradley

Harvey Bradley will be exhibiting with Anglian Potters this weekend (8th and 9th October) at the Ickworth House Wood Sale and Craft Fair. 20 Anglian Potters are taking part in the Fair, which includes raku, throwing and hand building demonstrations, and children’s activities. The vase above is from a recent firing and is in memory of […]

Dedication of mosaics

The Rt Revd David Hawkins, Bishop of Barking and patron of commission4mission, dedicated new mosaics, commissioned through commission4mission, at St John’s Seven Kings today. The dedication took place at the end of the Patronal Festival service for St John’s. The two mosaics were commissioned as part of the development of the community garden at St Johns. They were envisaged […]