48" diameter | ready to hang | edges are finished with gold leaf
Mixed media on Baltic birch with gold + silver leaf. The numerous layers are fused with carving + lyrical scrawls and finished with a UV protective varnish.
Symbolic representations of human + natural interconnectedness through the exploration of landscape & flora. The Lotus flower is regarded in many different cultures, especially in eastern religions, as a symbol of enlightenment, self-regeneration and rebirth. Its characteristics are a perfect analogy for the human condition: even when its roots are in the dirtiest waters, the Lotus produces the most magnificent flower.