Artists

Painting the Face of Jesus

How should we paint the face of Jesus? Though out my life, I’ve heard many opinions about what Jesus looks like. As a child within my home church, there were no pictures of Jesus, but after I began visiting other churches I saw many depictions. Many famous artists over the years, have created different images…

Because of the Fall of Man into Sin and Separation from God

  Because of the Fall of Man into sin and separation from God, there is a large gap between God and Man. Of course, this makes for a lot of misunderstandings towards God and the hearts of people are blocked off. We know Jesus came as an ultimate bridge to fill in the gap between…

Daniel Arredondo

Each one of Daniel Arredondo’s paintings has a story or tells a story. The story may be the message he is trying to convey. Or, it may be what he was feeling or thinking about when he did the painting. He thinks a painting should tell a story or have a message – otherwise it…

Edward Knippers

The devout Christianity of Edward Knippers as reflected in his monumental paintings, sets him apart from many other contemporary artists.  Rarely does a contemporary painter or sculptor turn to literal religious subjects for inspiration and still maintain a fresh, vibrant style.  Knippers has created a careful balance between traditional Christian subject matter and the gestural,…

Thomas Kinkade – New Horizons

New Horizons, my third Life Values print, celebrates the dramatic expansion of our horizons that follows the act of courage. My New Horizons takes us to a timeless harbor of the 18th Century. This classic ship sets confident sail for distant shores under a dramatic sky, as God’s rays pour from the heavens, reminding us…

“Walking on Water” – Makoto Fujimura

Makoto Fujimura, recently appointed Director of Fuller’s Brehm Center, is an artist, writer, and speaker who is recognized worldwide as a cultural shaper. A Presidential appointee to the National Council on the Arts from 2003-2009, Fujimura served as an international advocate for the arts, speaking with decision makers and advising governmental policies on the arts….

We Live By Faith – Mark Lawrence

“The Christian themed art that I create is not an attempt to depict a likeness, nor an image of anything to be worshiped here on earth, or in heaven above. My art is created to point all people to Jesus Christ who is worthy of all of our honor, glory and praise.” Mark Lawrence Mark…