We are that which we behold.It is the function of consciousness not only to recognize and assimilate the external world through the gateway of the senses, but to translate into visible reality the world within us. -Carl G Jung
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Category Archives: Fine Art
The Pyramids of Somnia 60×48 Acrylic and Raw Pigment on Canvas We live in a culture where sleep is considered an incidental part of our lives. We work until we are exhausted—we consume caffeine, energy drinks, even pharmaceuticals to keep us going … Continue reading
Tree of Tantalus 40×40 Acrylic and Gold on Canvas In Greek Mythology, Tantalus (Tántalos) was banished to the Underworld for trying to bring the nectar of the Gods to his people. For attempting to steal this ambrosia, he was cursed to stand … Continue reading
Maslow’s Mesa • 60×48 • Acrylic and Gold on Canvas Self Actualization may come in steps, but is there really an hierarchy? Maybe we experience elements of “Self” Actualization intermittently, even if we are hungry or we feel alone.
Pollinating Period (Blue Moon) 36×48 Acrylic and Gold on Canvas As a woman approaches the middle of her life, the opportunities to birth a child, or create progeny, become fewer and fewer until those opportunities are as rare as a … Continue reading
Bound to Earth by Wings • 36×36 • Acrylic on Canvas Inspired by the original movie, Wings of Desire. The wings of an angel represents the armor that protects that angel from human suffering. To experience human suffering, … Continue reading
Capricorn the Goat • Acrylic and Gold on Canvas
Approaching Avalon • 36×24 Acrylic on Canvas Our dreams and aspirations reside in the mists, much like those surrounding the romantic Isle of Avalon. Upon approaching our dreams we come out of the mists to view what we have built. … Continue reading
Neptune • 30×39 • Acrylic on Canvas In the upheaval of emotional waters, there is an underlying Neptunian current of blue and gray pulling us under to spew us back to the surface for a brief breath of white clarity … Continue reading
Last Memory of Earth • 48×36 • Acrylic on Canvas A perspective from standing on the Earth while simultaneously disassociating ourselves from the Earth, projecting it as an image in the distance. We are distant and detached from the very place … Continue reading