"Just Passing Through"

“Just Passing Through”

2017 acrylic on wood 20”x20” ~ Sold to Private Collectors

This painting depicts the toroidal flow of energy and information to and from a cosmic heart. The title applies to both the observer and the observed; our soul is just passing through the universe and the universe, in turn, is just passing through us.

The iris in the eye of the heart features the 64 tetrahedron grid hinting at the fractal nature of all things. Each crystal in the grid represents a different person place and thing, all connected, all one. When I paint a heart like this, it is a symbol t