Miguel de la Vega
The Artist and
Let me introduce
myself. My name is Enrique de la Vega.
I am an artist, a
practitioner in the Art of the Sacred. In a word, I create contemporary
Sacred Art for churches, religious sites and for
work on commission and also sell my work.
Like my forbears in
the tradition of christian art, I am constantly learning
new ways of
expressing the timeless, the universal and the Sacred.
My admiration for
early christian art forms, Celtic illuminations and the spirit
of the renaissance
in artists like Giotto, Raphael and Michaelangelo, is boundless as is my
love of God's natural creation that surrounds us. It has been said that we
live in the worst and
the best of times
and it is a fact that ugliness and evil abounds; but beauty and sanctity
will always prevail. It is hope and faith that is the driving force in my
work, and in my small world and universe of the
attempt in some form to express the inexpressible and to
inspire the soul to
loftier heights in a world that hungers for beauty in
was born, raised Catholic and educated in
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can contact me at:
DE LA VEGA
6450 N. Michele Lane
Prescott, Arizona 86305
520 778 9121
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"The Shroud of Christ"
a third generation Los Angelino of Irish and
descent, tracing my roots back to Ireland,
and Mexico. With pride I claim many artists,
and writers in my ancient lineage such as
renowned Spanish renaissance poet,
de la Vega and his cousin the Inca historian
the same name.
received a Masters Degree in Fine Art (MFA)
the Los Angeles County Otis Art Institute.
many years I actively worked on commission
monumental contemporary Sacred Art for churches
the country. I now reside on a small ranch in
New Mexico where I continue to create in an
of Faith and culture.
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