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As a man is, so he sees. As the eye is formed, such are its powers. William Blake

Visual meditations

Vasily Chekrygin: The Resurrection of the Dead

Chekrygin believed that "the universal resurrection is a complete victory over space and time, a true Easter and active resurrection by us, the sons of dead fathers."

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Sophie Hacker: The Calling Window, 2020

The Calling Window by Sophie Hacker

by Jonathan Evens  

In 2018 British artist Sophie Hacker was approached to design a window for Romsey Abbey to celebrate the bicentenary of the birth of Florence Nightingale.

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Exhibitions and events

2020

List of exhibitions in galleries, museums and churches.

Plus a list of conferences, lectures and events, with a special focus on Europe.

read more Stefan Balkenhol: Man in Tower, 2012

Christian calendar

A Year, 10th Sunday of the Summer

"In my work every individual finds herself at one crossroad or another on a spiritual/psychological journey. My works are emotionally charged narrative fragments, filled with a certain mystery."

read moreCarol Aust: Night Sky

Materials for Churches

Theodore Prescott: Taste and See, detail

Materials for Churches

Here you find materials for use in churches, categorized according to the Christian calendar.

There are also materials about the Old and New Testament.

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Church of the month

Denmark: Enghøj Church in Randers

It is especially remarkable how Henning Larsen elaborates on the Danish tradition of a symmetrical white church with tower, while giving this a totally new interpretation. 

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Art and Poetry

Luci Shaw & Sebastian Wien

How?

How shall we sing the Lord’s songs 
in a strange land? The old rhythms,
the melodies of praise, strangle 
in our throats and the words 
fall to the ground like leaves in autumn. 

read more Sebastian Wien: Hier und Heute (Here and Now)

Art and Music

Betty Spackman

Paul Field & Betty Spackman

The Hollow Hotel

I checked in to the Hollow Hotel
Halfway to heaven, 
Halfway to Hell  
Don’t know how long I’ll stay here
But that’s the way things go
Here in the Hollow Hotel

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In the Spotlight

ArtLyst Interview Marleen Hengelaar-Rookmaaker

By Jonathan Evens

It is the limiting of Christian art to only religious themes that I would suggest is not Christian art at its best. Then art becomes dualistic, flowing from a dualistic theology.

read more Alfie Bradley: Knife Angel