Art and Christianity Enquiry (ACE)

ACE is the leading UK organisation in the field of visual art and religion. ACE offers stimulating educational projects and publications, advice, information and skills.


Announcement: Our founder and Director Emeritus Tom Devonshire Jones passed away on 27 February. Our thoughts are with his wife Susan, other family members and friends.


Out now: Art & Christianity no81 (Spring 2015)

  • Claire Turner on Geoffrey Clarke's controversial abstraction
  • Neal Brown interviews Billy Childish
  • Naomi Billingsley on William Blake: Master and Apprentice
  • Devon Abts on Ben Quash's Found Theology

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ACE/Mercers' Book Award – winners announced

We're pleased to accounce that the ACE / Mercers' Book Award 2014 has been jointly won by Jane Garnett and Gervase Rosser for Spectacular Miracles: Transforming Images in Italy from the Renaissance to the Present, (Reaktion, 2013) and Megan Holmes The Miraculous Image in Renaissance Florence, (Yale University Press, 2013). Read more on our Awards page.

Read a sample review from A&C no79

Frances Spalding on the painter David Tweedy.

Ecclesiart – an online project to map Modern and contemporary art in UK churches

Over 80 entries now online as part of our Ecclesiart project.


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