'The Cross' - Designs & Reflections Exhibition

20 April - 29 May 2017, times vary
Hostry Exhibition Space
A picture of a design for an altar cross
An exhibition of works, talks and seminars by members of commission4mission.

The exhibition is based on personal responses to the cross through designs, concept drawings, digital prints, wood & stone carvings, pottery & jewellery, paintings and drawings.

Pictured: A design for an altar cross for a private chapel. Materials - Blue-finished forged steel and gilded brass.

Exhibition free to attend. Open 9.30am - 4.30pm Monday to Saturday and 10.00am - 3.00pm on Sundays.


About commission4mission

Formed to help revive and encourage the practice of commissioning and placing works of contemporary art in churches and other public places. Every year proceeds from c4m are donated, most recently to the Oasis Trust.

Accompanying Events

To accompany this exhibition, there will be a series of events, to include:

'Understanding Abstraction as a Door to the Spiritual' Talk - 20 April 2017

'Icons in the Making' with Dr Irina Bradley - 29 April 2017

'Congruity and Controversy: exploring issues for contemporary commissions' Lecture - 1 May 2017

Exposition on 'The Bridge' by Anthony Hodgson - 12 & 19 May 2017

'Interpretations of the Cross in Contemporary Art and Culture' - 20 May 2017