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The hint half guessed, the gift half understood, is Incarnation. T.S. Eliot

Visual meditations

senggih (Henk Krijger): Annunciation

I worked on a large ‘Annunciation’ with a real doll as Mary and an enormous angel who wafts in from outer space and a big moon that hangs in the air on a piece of cloth.

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Jerzy Nowosielski: Nativity, detail

ArtWay Newsletter December, 2017

ArtWay's Chairman Wim Eikelboom: "The visual arts cultivate a fresh and renewed view of deeply entrenched values. That is why ArtWay is happy to provide an online platform for art old and new."

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Exhibitions and events

2017

Here you find a list of exhibitions in galleries, museums and churches in the winter and spring. There is also a list of conferences, lectures and events all over the world, with a special focus on Europe.

read more Henk Krijger, Angels at the Stable, detail

Christian calendar

Advent - Johannes Vermeer: Woman with Balance

Above the woman’s head Christ sits enthroned. To me he does not look as an implacable judge, but rather as the Lord who promises us his loving presence, every day, until the end of the world.

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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 the New Testament.

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Church of the month

France - Notre-Dame des Alpes, Le Fayet

The decoration of the Le Fayet church represents the first stage in the revival of sacred art that Fr. Marie-Alain Couturier sought to move beyond at the church of nearby Assy.

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Art and Poetry

Mary Oliver & Pauline Baynes

Dear Lord, I have swept  
and I have washed but
still nothing is as shining 
as it should be for you. 
Under the sink, for example, 
is an uproar of mice, 
it is the season of their
many children. What shall I do?

read more Pauline Baynes: St Francis, detail

Art and Music

Russian Nativity, detail

Russian Animation of the Christmas Story

Follow this Christmas tale as it is told with images, without words. Call all the 'children' together (large and small, young and old) and come along to Nazareth and Bethlehem!

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In the Spotlight

I Believe in Contemporary Art

by Alastair Gordon

In recent years there has been a growing interest in questions of religion in contemporary art. Is religion back in the artworld? Is it just a passing fad or signs of renewed faith in art? 

read more Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva: Haruspex