Union City native's art draws on his faith, article by Kristy Smith for the Battle Creek Enquirer newspaper.
Interview and full color spread in edition 15 of The Art of Man quarterly journal. (for more details, see lower right image)
Mourn with those Who Mourn: The Prints of Kathe Kollwitz, feature article in SEEN Journal, Volume XIII.I, 2013
The Peculiar Presence of the Body in the Arts, Book Review for Religion and the Arts (A Journal Published by Boston College), Volume 14-5
Juror for national traveling exhibition entitled Picturing the Parables (read the essay)
Material Presence: The Sacramental in Art, feature article in SEEN journal, volume IX.2, 2009
A spread of four altarpiece/constructions in Ruminate magazine, Summer 2009, issue #12
The Philosophy of Modern Art, five part series on Modernism and Postmodernism, Ockham's Kegger series at the Hampshire House at the Cheers Bar, Boston, MA
The Gospel According to Damien Hirst and Portraits of Jesus for Theology on Tap series, Hampshire House at the Cheers bar, Boston, MA
Several color reproductions in It Was Good: Making Art to the Glory of God, second edition, by Square Halo Books.
Omnibus III: Reformation to the Present, ed. Wilson and Fischer, Veritas Press. Reproduction of St. Francis of L'Abri for Homeschool Textbook.
Damien Hirst: The Most Underrated Overrated Contemporary Artist, lecture for L'Abri Fellowship, Southborough, MA
Lecture Tour for Degas to Picasso exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts. Private tour for the Church of the Advent, Boston, MA
21st Century Aesthetics, lecture for L'Abri Fellowship, Southborough, MA
The Next Generation: Contemporary Expressions of Faith, by Patricia Pongracz and Wayne Roosa, Wm Eerdmans Publishers. Catalogue for an exhibition of the same name.
Faith and Vision: Twenty-Five Years of Christians in the Visual Arts, by Cameron Anderson and Sandra Bowden, Square Halo Books.
Image and Word: The Language of Incarnation, Presentation at Epiphanies of Beauty, a conference at the University of Notre Dame
The Beginning: A Second Look at the First Sin, A Square Halo Book, text by A.D. Bauer. Three black and white illustrations created specifically for this publication.
The Christian Century, October 5, 2004 Issue, Color Illustration of Exemplar with short bio and explanatory paragraph.
My Personal Saints, Chapel talk on mixed media/assemblage works for All Saints Day, Gordon College, Wenham, MA
The South Carolina Review, Volume 36, Number 2 (Spring 2004), Black and white Illustration--Linoleum cut entitled, The Fall
Chiron Review, Issue #76, Autumn, 2004 Four-page spread of relief prints
Color reproduction of woodcut in the Arts & Entertainment section of the Sacramento Bee.
Cover Art for Art & Letters: Journal of Contemporary Culture, Issue 7, Published by Georgia College & State University
What IS Art?: Lecture for Visual Art Today: Enrichment and Challenge, for the Young PresidentÕs Association, 8th St. Marketplace, Boise, ID
Faculty Award Lectureship at NNU: A Wesleyan Justification for the Arts: Aesthetics Filtered Through the Quadrilateral
Free Lance Art Critic for Boise Weekly newspaper
Set Design and Construction for NNU production of Fiddler on the Roof
Click on the thumbnails to the left to download PDFs of art reviews Tyrus wrote for the Boise Weekly in the late 1990s.
You may also download a complete curriculm vitae, including exhibitions, collections, publications, lectures, education and arts related experience.
Click on the image below to download a pdf of his essay for the Appleton Museum of Art exhibition, Out of Abstraction.