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The 7 Psychological Functions of Art

Blog find of the day was¬†Maria Popova’s review of “Art as Therapy” by philosopher Alain DeBotton and historian John Armstrong. In it they propose that Art is more than just an aesthetic indulgence but is a tool that helps ¬†fulfil … Continue reading

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Art is Spiritual

Over the last few months Kathryn, our chaplain at Colchester Sixth Form College, has been working with a group of IB students on an art project “Art is Spiritual”. For an initial exploration of the subject we took the students … Continue reading

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On Sunday evening I went to the West Mersea Parish Church learning supper, a monthly evening gathering with a little worship, a good deal of teaching, discussion and learning all followed by conversation over soup cheese and wine. The evenings … Continue reading

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