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harold sikkema

Pacts and Impacts – Essay for LANDSCRAPES

This essay first appeared as part of my LANDSCRAPES exhibition at the you me gallery in February 2013 [caption id="attachment_601" align="alignright" width="300"] LANDSCRAPES invitation[/caption] I get a lot of joy by looking carefully at landscapes. It’s an experience that I’ve made into...

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Salvation

If salvation is to rise again "in the faces of our children, and in the voices of our song", then "by works" and "by grace" define possible attitudes towards our (human and poetic) progeny. [embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVKBsruP_8U[/embed]...

If salvation is to rise again ...

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history and fiction

History is the fiction we invented to persuade ourselves that events are knowable and that life has order and direction. We ourselves are the event that life invented to persuade fiction that history is knowable and has order and direction....

History is the fiction we inve...

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dregs

In 2011 I made a Christmas card out of coffee dregs. It involved a bit of self critique and second-guessing about how the principle of radical redemption doesn't necessarily work. In the end I sort of forced the issue, and made...

In 2011 I made a Christmas car...

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