the field on which i rise

An inquiry into contemplative states, consisting of 17 works (oil on paper and photomontage) from early 2022.

“Go now about your day, ever keeping your lamp of consciousness burning.” – Eva Bell Werber, The Journey with the Master.

“The unmoving One, who without effort possesses all that is movable and immovable, is Consciousness, naturally calm, like the sky.” – Dattātreya, Avadhūta Gītā, Ch II, 3.

17. be so beautiful

16. sentient

15. lucid

14. effulgent

commune

13. commune

attend

12. attend

11. prospect

10. green shoot

constructor on a plain

9. intuit

senses

8. hearthouse

icons of cerebria no. 8

7. earthwork for an ambulation

icons of cerebria no. 7

6. fumerole

icons of cerebria no. 6

5. waystation

icons of cerebria no. 5

4. refuge

icons of cerebria no. 4

3. habitat

icons of cerebria no. 3

2. in an empty land

icons of cerebria no. 2

1. wait to be chosen

Notes
Nos. 1 – 13 are oil on gesso on Fabriano Artistico watercolour paper.
(Nos. 1, 2, 13: 28 cm x 19 cm approx; Nos. 3, 4, 7, 10, 11: 19 cm x 28 cm approx; Nos. 5, 6, 8, 9, 12: 19 cm x 19 cm approx.)
Nos. 14 – 17 are photomontages from clay sculptures and watercolours / oils.