Timothy Schmalz is a world renowned artist. In 2013 he created the “Homeless Jesus”; numerous editions of this work have been installed in some of the most historically significant Christian sites in the world, including the entrance to Capernaum on the Sea of Galilee and the Vatican. In 2019. his epic sculpture “Angels Unawares” was installed in Saint Peter’s Square. Pope Francis stated that he installed the 20 foot bronze sculpture in the center of the Catholic world for it to become a reminder of the Evangelical challenge of hospitality.
Timothy is currently working on more than 100 sculptures on the theme of Dante for Florence as well as a new 20 foot bronze sculpture on the theme of human trafficking.