would like to provide you
the opportunity for to
get to know our artists
through art trivia.
Currently we have the
following trivia available
for Ron DiCianni.
Are you deliberately trying
to hide things in your
"I have never set out to
hide anything in my
work. Rather, there are
elements of secondary
and tertiary importance
to the central theme
represented in my work.
"In a painting we lessen
the importance of an
element by changing its
size, color, or rendering.
The lesser elements
become slightly obscure
at that point. When a
person 'discovers' them
later, it can seem that
the element was hidden.
"This is why it is very
important to study
these paintings. When
you think you have the
overall theme — after
you 'get it' — it can be
exciting to discover
related messages that
will expand your
appreciation for the
things of God."
Ron DiCianni (pronounced dee-cee-ah-nee)|
is an artist whose heart is evident through
the work of his hands. Whether depicting a
prophet's tears, a father's prayers, or angels
keeping watch, Ron's paintings have been
enormously successful in reaching and
awakening the spirituality of thousands of
art collectors worldwide.
Ron DiCianni has been an illustrator for
twenty-five years. His artwork has won him
national recognition with many national
corporations including ABC, NBC, the
Smithsonian, and McDonalds. Ron was also
commissioned as official artist of the United
States Olympic Committee for the Moscow
Ron DiCianni has since dedicated his talents
solely to the task of proclaiming the "Good
News" of the Gospel. His passion is to renew
visual arts in the church. He founded
MasterPeace Collection with DaySpring
and has expanded that mission with his
Ron's credits include cover illustrations for
such well-known books as This Present
Darkness, Piercing the Darkness, and
Angelwalk and is the creator and illustrator
of the award-winning Tell Me series,
featuring partnerships with Max Lucado and
Ron has recently authored Beyond Words,
a collection of his favorite paintings with
personal devotions. Beyond Words is Ron's
first solo effort as both artist and author.
Ron is a native Chicagoan and lives in Illinois
with his wife, Pat, and his two best works of
art, Grant and Warren.
"It is my sincere hope that my paintings
will result in your encouragement and
knowledge of God.
"What you will be seeing is the fruit of
decades of effort in honing my craft. I am
honored and continually amazed that God
uses these efforts in the body of Christ. I
feel it's what I was born to do.
"I realize that any painting can make you
look. I'm hoping that mine will help you
For more biographical information, please
read A Painter's Story.
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