A Reflection on the Art in the Church Workshop

Sara Schumacher has posted an interesting reflection on the Art in the Church workshop hosted online by Transpositions. In it she considers two recurring themes that emerged over the three weeks of rich and deep conversation via the workshop. Her two themes are diversity & the importance of context and art begetting creativity and innovation. She […]

Transpositions interview

Jonathan Evens has been interviewed about the work of commission4mission for the current online ‘Art in the Church’ workshop at Transpositions. The interview can be found at http://www.transpositions.co.uk/2012/06/an-interview-with-commission4mission/ and more information about the workshop can be found at: http://www.transpositions.co.uk/2012/05/introducing-the-art-in-the-church-workshop/.

Exploring the nature of Christian Art

Jonathan Evens gave the following talk about commission4mission and the nature of Christian Art at West Mersea Parish Church yesterday, as part of their Learning Supper: commission4mission was launched in March 2009 by our Patron, the Bishop of Barking, to encourage the commissioning and placing of contemporary Christian Art in churches, as a means of […]

commission4mission catalogue

Our newly produced catalogue briefly tells our story and profiles our current artists showcasing the wide range of media and styles which can be commissioned from our artists. The catalogue includes the following article on the ‘Challenges of Church Art’ by The Revd Jonathan Evens, Secretary of commission4mission: Local churches contemplating the possibility of commissioning […]