The Artist Caroline Tells Her Own Story


Anand Amaladass SJ  Chennai, India


(This is a short write-up about Caroline from my personal contact with her for nearly three decades.)


Caroline Mackenzie is an artist – writer, poet, painter, sculptor and designer of sacred space. She tells her own story in different art forms.  Telling one’s own story is not complete without telling the story of others.  Her story reveals what she is and her struggles to be human. It is her imagination that enables her to carve out her own way amidst warring situations and that option keeps her away from breaking and despair. That is why her images and metaphors are important to understand her. By knowing her story, we would be surprised to discover how our own story and for that matter the story of humankind is intertwined. (read more)