Journey to Resurrection
Lucy Janjigian
Artist Lucy Janjigian created a series of paintings called "Journey to Resurrection" based on her years of Bible study and personal experiences growing up in Jerusalem. Together with family photos, scenes from Jerusalem, and 33 of the paintings from the series, Journey to Resurrection is now a 19 minute video with narration provided by Lucy.
  Visual Preludes 2006 - the videos
Visual Preludes 2006 is a series of nine exhibitions featuring the work of 123 visual artists in the Episcopal community. Music has been chosen to accompany the curators' image selections, creating a series of multimedia meditations suitable for private viewing, group meditation and liturgical settings.
  Easter Vigil: A Dramatic Performance
For the Easter Vigil at
Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, Benjamin Privitt created dramatic interpretations based on readings for: The Story of Creation; Israel's Deliverance at the Red Sea; A New Heart and A New Spirit; and The Valley of Dry Bones. "It was something they had always wanted to do when they were in church and never thought was possible, until now.”


  The Frescos of St Paul's
By Mule Ferguson
For more than one hundred and fifty years, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church has found a home atop a steep hill in downtown Wilkesboro, North Carolina. Changes have come to this historic mountain church through the years, but in 2002 it embarked on a new journey that includes the visual arts when internationally known artist Ben Long painted two frescos depicting the story of St. Paul at the church. 
  The Way of the Cross
By Dan Hardison and Dorothy Gager
Artist Dorothy Gager created bronze bas-relief sculptures representing the fourteen Stations of the Cross that were installed at St James Episcopal Cathedral in Fresno, California. Dan Hardison has created a video that takes us through the Stations of the Cross with a close-up view of the sculpture. It also features the comments and prayers by Bishop John-David Schofield recorded during the dedication in 2003.
  Art and Faith: A Spiritual Journey
By Dan Hardison and Krystyna Sanderson
ECVA presents a video that provides a narrated "walk-through" of the current exhibition Art and Faith: A Spiritual Journey (see below). The video includes the art of twenty-four ECVA artists, their stories, and music by composer Athanasios Thomas Peter Aronis.
  Deus Revelutus
By Mel Ahlborn
Combining inspirational words with images by ECVA artists, this "Flash" presentation piece is being used as an introduction to ECVA. Join us on this journey toward Deus Revelatus Latin for 'God Revealed'.
  The Passion of Jesus Christ
Deborah Patterson and Robert Sirota
This multimedia presentation of sound and images is a collaboration between Deborah Patterson and Robert Sirota. Described as "A Visual Oratorio", it is a series of paintings of Christ by Ms. Patterson interpreted through music composed by Dr. Sirota.
  Visual Art at General Convention

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2006 The Episcopal Church and Visual Arts