Resurrection Exhibition: Call Out to Artists

During Easter 2017 the Hurtado Jesuit Centre in partnership with Farm Street Jesuit Church, and St Patrick’s Studios will be hosting an exhibition on the Resurrection. The exhibition is an opportunity for contemporary artists to display work that reflects Christianity and an opportunity for everyone else to appreciate the wonderful work that is going on often behind the scenes!

The exhibition is an attempt to help people rediscover the beauty of the mysteries of the world and God. The effort is truly worth making. As Benedict XVI said ‘Art is elemental. Reason alone as it’s expressed in the sciences can’t be man’s complete answer to reality, and it can’t express everything that man can, wants to, and has to express. I think God built this into man. Art along with science is the highest gift God has given him.’

Call-Out for Artists

Artists who are interested in exhibiting are very welcome to apply.

Submit work in any of the following:

  • painting,
  • sculptures,
  • sketches,
  • photos or
  • installations

Work submitted will need to fit within the four themes of the exhibition

  • Suffering and Sin
  • The Life and Death of Christ
  • Prefigurements of Christ’s Resurrection or
  • The Resurrection and the Glorious Christ

It is suggested artists enter 2-3 pieces each

The deadline for submissions is the 30th of January 2017.

The dates for the exhibition are:

The Hurtado Jesuit Centre, Wapping: 21st-23rd April 2017

Farm Street Church, Mayfair: 28th-30th April 2017

Submission form for download here

Link to Hurtado Centre http://hurtadocentre.org.uk/resurrectionexhibition/

For more information and submission forms contact: hurtado17@gmail.com

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