The Group Letter – July 2011:

by Geoff Hall on July 30, 2011

July, 2011. Oslo and the Artist’s Responsibility   Dear Arts Mentoring Group, The events which unfolded this month in Oslo should cause serious reflection from us as artists; stirring thoughts about our identity and purpose in this democratic and free (…)

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The DMZ Project – Korea with art by Mark Philip Venema

by Geoff Hall on July 18, 2011

Hi Everyone,Here’s a very interesting project from Mark Philip Venema, a friend of mine from Twitterland. The DMZ Project is located in Korea and Mark’s work is entitled ‘Entrenched Thought’.If you can support Mark, please go to the Indiegogo website by clicking (…)

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About The Cultural Way of Being

by Geoff Hall on July 15, 2011

The Cultural Way of Being – details & Quotes “If we believe ourselves to be artists for the public domain, then we need to understand what this means, not only for what we do, but for who we are. We (…)

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The Cultural Way of Being has been published by Upptacka Press

by Geoff Hall on July 11, 2011

The Cultural Way of Being is the second book in the series ‘Spiritual Direction in a Postmodern Landscape’. It focuses on helping the artist take their work from being personally expressive to culturally transformative. The book is currently available in Paperback and (…)

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A crisis of faith

by Geoff Hall on July 7, 2011

In May 1944 Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote these words, All Christian thinking, speaking and organising must be born anew out of this prayer and action…We are not out of the melting-pot and any attempt to help the church prematurely to a (…)

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