Updated 21 Aug 2014
Updated 21 Aug 2014
Our Lady of Vladimir
Our Lady of Vladimir is a famous icon that has been associated with St. Luke. It is believed to have saved Moscow from Tamerlane in 1395 and from the Poles in 1612.
Fraternitas is a tribute to friendship among people. The work expresses how, thanks to brotherhood, we keep the world going. The word 'friendship' is written in several languages across the Earth's 5 continents. It is a testimony to the presence of a universal love.
The Holy Family
Battambang Wood Carving
This wood carving from Battambang was selected by Archbishop Enrique (Kike) Figaredo for the Gala Auction. It is carved from a single piece of Cambodian hard wood.
Artist - Canal Cheong Jageroos
Canal Cheong Jageroos is a Macau born painter based in Finland. Her paintings, inspired by Chinese poems and nature, blend ancient motifs and modern elements. She uses multiple layers of rice paper, acrylic, ink and traditional Chinese pigments to create a sense of depth on canvas. Canal has exhibited in numerous art fairs. In 2013, her work was included in the 55th Venice Biennale Art Exhibition.
Pure Affection II
Mixed Media / Rice Paper / Acrylic / Pigment
Pure Affection II was inspired by Canal's enthusiasm towards life, as well as the planned and spontaneous moments that bind the material and immaterial realms.
The Melody Series is a set of 15 paintings. They are a reflection on present day social attitudes. They represent not only the materials that invade our physical space, but the space that occupies our mind and imagination.
Christus (also known as Christus Consolator) is a 19th-century marble statue of the resurrected Jesus by Bertel Thorvaldsen. The statue is located in the Church of Our Lady in Copenhagen, Denmark. This sculpture is a Lladró interpretation of the original Christus in fine porcelain and handmade in Valencia Spain.
2022 ACTS Gala & 2022/2023 mission photos have been added
The Salesian Sisters saw the need for education, human promotion and development of youth, especially of children and young women, particularly in the area of women and youth education, primary education and skills training. Read more at their website >