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  • Mural artist speaks for himself

    by Amy Ortega on April 21, 2010

    ...Twitchell. “I wanted people to look at it and be touched by it,” Twitchell said to President Corey. But Twitchell never in his wildest dreams imagined his artwork to generate such a controversy. When ...

  • Jesus Mural ignites faculty discourse

    on April 8, 2009

    ...Twitchell has voiced his frustrations over the possibility of his work being altered or destroyed completely. When students confronted Twitchell in a five-hour meeting in 1993, Twitchell ultimately vo...

  • The story so far: Jesus and the mural

    by Karen Myers on April 15, 2010

    With over 1,000 public murals, Los Angeles is sometimes referred to as “the Mural Capital of the World.” Leading the L.A. pack is muralist Kent Twitchell, having created over 18 major works locally, i...

  • Listening is theme during Jesus mural discussions

    by Elizabeth Mak & Harmony Wheeler on April 22, 2010

    ...Twitchell, who donated the mural as a gift to the university. Twitchell said he never imagined that a mural of Jesus would offend people on a Christian campus. He intended the mural to represent the ...

  • Jesus mural artist to speak at Monday's chapel

    by Harmony Wheeler on April 13, 2010

    Kent Twitchell, the artist who created the Jesus Mural, will speak at Monday’s chapel for the first time since the early 1990s. The chapel will be part of the “Picture This: Love, Justice, and Jesus” ...

  • Jesus Mural Forum Sparks Discussion

    on May 14, 2008

    ...Twitchell in 1989 and finished in 1990. Twitchell was a devout Christian who wanted to honor Jesus through “The Word,” so he picked a Jewish model, appropriate of age and appearance. The coloring of h...

  • Mural week rife with voices

    by Harmony Wheeler on April 27, 2010

    ...Twitchell, the artist who painted the mural, a chapel dedicated to discussing the theological implications of the mural and an interactive chapel that included student testimonies. Students and facul...

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