New member & new images

New member Markos Kampanis is an artist, painter and printmaker, but also a keen mural artist. Markos has done various murals for monasteries on Mount Athos in Greece and the Monastery of St. Katherine on Mt. Sinai, as well as for private chapels. He has also worked on numerous religious book illustrations. Anne Creasey has […]

Newsletter 20 – February 2014

Inspire: art as spiritual exploration ‘Inspire: art as spiritual exploration’ was one of commission4mission’s most varied, exciting and interesting shows. It was also one of our most successful in terms of sales of work. Comments on the exhibition included: “Beautiful church and amazing art exhibition, really peaceful. Thank you for your initiative. Very much enjoyed […]

Opening of National Society Exhibition

  Ross Ashmore and Peter Webb spoke at the opening of the 80th annual exhibition of The National Society of Painters, Sculptors and Printmakers on Tuesday at the Menier Gallery.   The exhibition can be viewed until Saturday 21 September and also features the work of two other commission4mission artists,  Michael Creasey and Elizabeth Duncan Meyer.   The exhibition provides an […]

Members’ update: Ross Ashmore

Ross Ashmore writes: “It’s a pleasure to be have been asked to open this exhibition at the Preview on Tuesday 10th September. The National Society of Painters, Sculptors and Printmakers is a wonderful society. Previous members who are now much acclaimed in the B ritish art world include Mark Gertler, Jack B. Yeats, L. S. Lowry, David […]

Portraits

Our recent exhibition at St Paul’s Goodmayes included three portraits of local clerics: Michael Creasey exhibited a striking portrait of The Rt. Revd. David Hawkins, Bishop of Barking, in reflective pose; Henry Shelton showed his portrait of Fr. Benjamin Rutt-Field, Vicar of St Paul’s Goodmayes; while Peter Webb included his quirky painted wood relief portrait […]