tales from cerebria

“we go by dark stairways
to the vaults of your soil” – sailors’ ode

Some tales from the realm of cerebria. This is a work of 12 plates and 3 word pieces from early 2020.

Here is a clavis, or key to the realm. You can also see postcards from cerebria.

Watercolours, found images, digital painting and word/instrumental pieces with audio. (Click on a heading below to open the related word piece.)

sailor carving a glyph

sailor carving a glyph

sailors’ ode

“for you speak texts of merit, of the arcane
in voices of an austere harmonic” – sailors’ ode

sailor seeking perizol

sailor seeking perizol

of a comet

“we speak of close passing
of perizol over the realm” – of a comet

cave cogitatio sine valentia

cave cogitatio sine valentia

occultation

occultation

prudentia saeculorum

prudentia saeculorum

the pearl miners

the pearl miners

near a cerebrian grove

near a cerebrian grove

luna vacua accendit

luna vacua accendit

tonight they walk this grove

“and the voids walk this grove
under violet boughs ” – tonight they walk this grove

home of a sailor

home of a sailor

interior – home of a sailor

interior - home of a sailor

correspondence

correspondence

sailor's retreat

sailor's retreat