Newsletter No. 3 – August 2009

West Ham Festival exhibition Three exhibitions at three FestivalsOur first three exhibitions were held within a three month period as part of the Pentecost, West Ham and Leytonstone Festivals. Exhibiting artists included: Harvey Bradley, Anne Creasey, Michael J. Creasey, Jonathan Evens, David Hawkins, Rosalind Hore, Henry Shelton, Peter Shorer, Joy Rousell Stone and Peter Webb. […]

Perspectives on commissioning Christian Art

The programme for Commission For Mission’s Study Day entitled ‘Perspectives on commissioning Christian Art’ has now been finalised. The day will take place on Saturday 7th November at Chelmsford Cathedral (New Street, Chelmsford, CM1 1TY) from 10.00am – 2.30pm and comes at the end of Commission For Mission’s showcase exhibition in the Cathedral (Monday 2nd […]

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 […]

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 […]

Veritasse Artisan’s newsletter article

This piece about Commission For Mission has recently been published in the Veritasse Artisan’s newsletter: Local churches contemplating the possibilty of commissioning contemporary art are often put off by what they think will be prohibitive costs, disputes in the congregation about appropriate styles, and arguments that there are more important prorities for the available money. […]