Posts Tagged ‘2011’
Press: The Courier – An exhibition of Biblical proportions
Press: The Courier – An exhibition of Biblical proportions

By Elliot Bentley READ THE ORIGINAL ARTICLE HERE Elliot Bentley gets a sneak-preview of Newcastle Fine Arts student Chris Minchin’s new exhibition It should always be admired when an artist attempts to take art out of the gallery and into a thoroughly unusual space. In the case of upcoming installation Babel, it’s being thrust into […]

Press: The Journal front page – Chris Minchin makes his mark on church space
Press: The Journal front page – Chris Minchin makes his mark on church space

By David Whetstone, The Journal arts editor. READ THE ORIGINAL ARTICLE HERE DRAWINGS inspired by alarming YouTube footage purporting to show an exorcism in America feature in a church artwork. But they are not the only arresting aspect of Chris Minchin’s installation at Holy Trinity, Jesmond, Newcastle. The Newcastle University fine art student has also […]

Do Boys Pray for a Manifested Glory?
Do Boys Pray for a Manifested Glory?

Animation of brush and ink drawings, 2011 The teenager’s body writhing in a blank space is taken from a video of an exorcism performed on a boy by Manifested Glory church in America. The original video shows people crowded around his body, praying, shouting, singing, hitting and restraining. The animation lifts him out of this […]