'God save mankind from the left'

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_260647" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Michael Keegan"][/caption] First Ted Turner came galloping in on his white horse with "Ten Suggestions" to replace those moldy old Mount Sinai versions. Hot more…

'Savants' amaze world with creative talent

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_255849" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Yoshio Nomura, with his "wagashi""][/caption] Yoshio Nomura was slumped into a chair studiously regarding the work of his hands and evading the eyes of more…

'Painting connects me to God's heart'

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_246507" align="alignright" width="250" caption="Gina Hurry and her husband, Tim"][/caption] Gina Hurry was a lucky little girl. She intuitively knew by the time she was 6 years old more…

Christian art hidden in America's dusty corners

by Marisa Martin -- Dotting the nation in obscure, off-beat or neglected venues, all types of art await the public's pleasure – many just don't know it yet. Christian-inspired art is even more…

While the West embraces Karl Marx …

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_224619" align="alignright" width="250" caption="'Com'on, You Reds' by Klas Eriksson"][/caption] If the contemporary art world materialized as a physical place, a large chunk would resemble Disneyland. With its more…

The Apocalypse appears in art

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_216419" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Devi Anne Moore"][/caption] I remember when I first stumbled across the work of artist Devi Anne Moore years ago. Her treasures surfaced during a more…

Won't that make 'em mad: A black tea partier!

by Marisa Martin -- Birds of a feather might stick together, but they aren't inviting artist-activist Lloyd Marcus to their dinner parties. At least most of the blackbirds won't anytime soon. Marcus more…