Geography of the Soul

Geography of the Soul

Ethnicity and age is reflected on the face, but  experience reads also -  joy, sadness, dreaming, thinking - there are subtle markers on the face that, as we age, reveal more and more what territory we may have been through, or that we, now, live in.

I found this image of a Japanese man  in a magazine. I was mesmerized by his sweet smile, and tried to create an homage to the deep long happiness that I saw there.

Oxide stained earthenware with rayon accoutrement.

20"h x 14"w. Rayon 33-34" long. Entire span of piece on wall from top of head to tip of blue rayon 42"


    intricate reproductions of natural beauty

    art jewelry and sculpture inspired by nature

    Minnesota made

    from  the heart of the northeast minneapolis

    arts   district   in   the   california   building

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