Areas of Focus

The Art of the Question: Plot & Subplot

The Art of the Question: Plot & Subplot

06.30.2012  |  No Comments ››

[caption id="attachment_2620" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Paul Hobbs"][/caption] Paul Hobbs, a visual, sculptural and conceptual artist of Gloucester, UK, came to faith at an early age, but came asking a lot of questions.  This questioning spirit ... Continue Reading »

Report: Arts in Mission 2011: Training for Cross-Cultural Ministry

Report: Arts in Mission 2011: Training for Cross-Cultural Ministry

02.06.2012  |  No Comments ››

This historic training event, Arts in Mission 2011: Training for Cross-Cultural Ministry, was held at All Nations Christian College, north of London in September 2011. Some 60 arts advocates and practitioners from more ... Continue Reading »

The Mission Minded Artist

The Mission Minded Artist

01.26.2012  |  No Comments ››

MISSION: Discipling Artists to Be Mission Minded “Does art imitate culture or does culture imitate art? No one can say for sure. However, no one disagrees that there is a relationship between what happens ... Continue Reading »

WordSmith Poetry and the Poetic Justice World Tour

WordSmith Poetry and the Poetic Justice World Tour

11.08.2011  |  1 Comment ››

The Power of Words Expressed Through Performance & Poetry It all started with an open mic in Charlottesville, VA. Host Ebony Walden looked out into the audience and saw a glimpse of the Kingdom ... Continue Reading »

The Aroma of the New

The Aroma of the New

05.07.2011  |  No Comments ››

Commencement Address at Belhaven University By Makoto Fujimura I am grateful to be given this honor: an honor that is symbolic of the commitment to the arts that Belhaven University, Dr. Roger Parrot, and ... Continue Reading »

Phoenix Performing Arts Trust

Phoenix Performing Arts Trust

03.11.2011  |  1 Comment ››

Mission: To enable Christians involved in the performing arts at whatever level to realize their full potential for the service of Christ. Aims: 1.     To develop the whole person spiritually and artistically through ... Continue Reading »

Kicking in the Shadows

Kicking in the Shadows

02.25.2011  |  1 Comment ››

By Cheryl Cutlip I will never forget my first steps on the great stage of Radio City Music Hall. As a brand new Rockette, my mind was full of choreography that ... Continue Reading »

Imagining Together

Imagining Together

02.17.2011  |  1 Comment ››

The IMAGINE 2010 gathering of believing artists and church leaders in Helsinki, Finland, sparked creative collaboration and new vision for the arts in Europe. By Jim Mills In April 2010, Iceland’s volcanic eruption brought a ... Continue Reading »

Serious Faith, Serious Art

Serious Faith, Serious Art

01.26.2011  |  4 Comments ››

An interview with Cameron Anderson, executive director of Christians in the Visual Arts | CIVA Cameron Anderson became the executive director of CIVA in February, 2009, after 30 years of campus ministry leadership with ... Continue Reading »

The Girl Who Found Her Halo

The Girl Who Found Her Halo

12.13.2010  |  No Comments ››

Laura Hairgrove’s conductorless chamber orchestra, Halo Ensemble, aims “to reflect the abundance of life through performing art.” By Lindsey A. Frederick Twenty-seven-year-old flutist Laura Hairgrove didn’t wait for her big break. She created it. It ... Continue Reading »