About Janet McKenzie *Including Video*
Jesus of the People
Harvard University - The Memorial Church
William Belden Noble Lecture - Lecturer: Janet McKenzie, Artist
Ms. McKenzie was invited to be the 2013 William Belden Noble Lecturer during ARTS FIRST from Thursday, April 25 – Sunday, April 28, 2013.
The Memorial Church - One Harvard Yard - Cambridge, MA
Holiness and the Feminine Spirit - Paintings by Janet McKenzie
The Haggerty Museum of Art
August 25, 2010 - January 2, 2011
Centennial Celebrations of the Order of St. Anne-Bethany 181 Appleton St. in Arlington, Massachusetts. Art and Music Retreat
Over the weekend of April 10, 2010, Janet McKenzie, exhibited a selection of large and small paintings and spoke as part of the 100th Anniversary of the Episcopal, Order of St. Anne Bethany, founded by artist, Mother Etheldred Breeze Barry. During the two day celebration a Power Point overview of the artist's work was shown, followed by a discussion. Her paintings, "Mary and Jesus with the Papel Picado" and "The Holy Family II" were presented on the altar in the magnificent Chapel. "The Prayer" was exhibited in the side Chapel. Ms McKenzie spoke very personally for half an hour, with questions and answers following, about her journey to sacred art, the creation of "Jesus of the People" and her recently published book, Holiness and the Feminine Spirit - The Art of Janet McKenzie. Ms McKenzie and her son were lovingly welcomed by the Sisters, headed by Sr. Ana Clara, OSA, Mother Superior, and Julia Slayton, who handled every detail so very beautifully.
Book Signing and Exhibit:
December 12, 2009 - 1pm - 3pm
Principle Gallery- 208 King Street Old Town Alexandria, Virginia
"Succour - the gift of support and solace"
The Crystal Cathedral - 12141 Lewis Street, Garden Grove, CA
November 29 - January 9, 2009
"Annunciation To Visitation"
Imago Dei Arts Center
730 Armstrong Ave. Kansas City, Kansas
"Learn, Promote, Defend"
Atlanta Honors the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
60 Years of Progress
Center for Civil and Human Rights
Silent Auction December 10, 2008, 7 - 9pm
Mason Murer Fine Art - 199 Armour Drive, Atlanta, GA
"Mary Magdalene with Jesus, the Christ" was featured on the February 2007 cover of America magazine.
"In the Garden of Blessings" was featured on the April 2005 cover of The Lutheran magazine.
Janet McKenzie's paintings, "Epiphany" and “Madonna and Child – Boundless Love” (January 2005, Christmas issue 2004, respectively) were featured on the covers of “America Magazine”.
Click on the image below of "Epiphany" or "Madonna and Child - Boundless Love" to go to "America Magazine".
Janet McKenzie's painting, "Woman Offered #3" was featured on the cover of the 2005 edition of "365 Days of Black History Engagement Calendar".
Janet McKenzie's painting, "Saint Josephine Bakhita" was featured in the 2005 edition of "365 Days of Black History Wall Calendar"
"The Catholic New World Newspaper for the Archdiocese of Chicago" interviewed Janet McKenzie and featured the painting "Reflections on the Journey", March 2005.
"America Magazine" featuring "Magna Mater", November 2004 issue, "Can God Be A Bride?"- by Susan A. Ross, Page 12
"America Magazine" featuring "St. Catherine of Siena" (cover image) and "Hope" (inside image), October 2004
"Anglican Journal of Canada" featuring "White Lilies", April 2004
"OM Magazine" featuring "Jesus of the People", February 2004 issue, Moscow, Russia
'A MIND ON FIRE! PAINTINGS BY JANET MCKENZIE'
Solo Show, 2005
Clinique Sainte Therese
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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Conversations on Creativity: Artist Panel
African American Women Celebrated