Death – Obituary News : John Cairney, a friend and supporter of AGAP, has passed away. His religious artwork, including “A Glasgow Calvary” and “The Marian Way,” was exhibited and published by AGAP. Cairney participated in AGAP events at Lentfest. May he rest in peace.
Saddened to hear of the death of John Cairney, a friend and supporter of AGAP. His religious artwork was exhibited and published by AGAP, including “A Glasgow Calvary” and “The Marian Way”. He took part in AGAP events at Lentfest. May he rest in peace. https://t.co/Al24iAayE8
— AGAP (@AGAPGlasgow) September 8, 2023
John Cairney, a renowned artist and supporter of AGAP, has passed away, leaving behind a rich legacy of religious artwork and a deep impact on the artistic community. AGAP, the organization that exhibited and published Cairney’s work, expressed their deep sadness at the news of his death.
Cairney’s artistic journey was marked by his unique ability to capture the essence of religious themes, exploring spirituality and faith through his art. His pieces, such as “A Glasgow Calvary” and “The Marian Way,” demonstrated his profound understanding of religious symbolism and his skill in bringing it to life on canvas. AGAP recognized the significance of his work and actively engaged with him, showcasing his art in exhibitions and publications.
Beyond his artistic contributions, Cairney was a cherished friend and supporter of AGAP. He actively participated in AGAP events during Lentfest, an annual celebration of arts and culture in Glasgow. His presence and involvement in these events created a sense of community and shared passion for art and faith.
Cairney’s death has left a void in the artistic world, as his unique perspective and talent will be sorely missed. His artwork touched the hearts of many, inspiring contemplation and reflection on religious themes. The legacy he leaves behind serves as a reminder of the profound impact that art can have on our lives, transcending language and culture to connect us on a spiritual level.
As we mourn the loss of John Cairney, we also celebrate the beauty and depth of his artistic contributions. His memory will forever be cherished by those who had the privilege of experiencing his work and knowing him personally. May he rest in peace, leaving behind a lasting impact on the world of art and spirituality..