We will begin featuring our artists on this blog and on our facebook page soon, but in the meantime, I thought I would share with you an article I recently read.
" It focuses our eyes on the pain around us, the injustice in front of us, the joy abounding within us, and the pull we feel towards meaning and significance. Music moves us. Poetry connects us. Paintings shout at us. Dance energizes us. Art draws us back into the fold of humanity when we wander out full of pain, discouragement, and bitterness. It whispers, “You are not alone.” "
To read more, click here: http://www.neuemagazine.com/blog/6-main-slideshow/1320-why-art-should-matter-to-christians
We'll be back soon with more encouragement for the artists and features of some of the beautiful work we'll be hosting at our event!