From ancient times to the present, from Homer's Odyssey to Dereck Walcott's epic poem, Omeros, the hero journeys to faraway places in search of adventure and freedom. Free and Easy Wandering: Markings on the Way is part of this traditional adventure, a journey of discovery of the truth of existence in the sweeping landscape of human and cosmic nature.
Twelve Markings make up the landscape. Like postcards sent home, they show the outlines of the landscape and the quality and mood of the wanderer's experience. The journey occurs in three phases: relating with autonomy, relating with aloneness, and relating with detachment. At Marking twelve, "Nonduality," the wanderer returns home with realization, or continues on in unaccountable ways that benefit all beings and things.
Marking One: Isolation, 1991, acrylic on paper, 10.25" x 18.5"
Marking Seven: Oneness With Space, 1993, acrylic on paper, 15" x 1.5"
Marking Eleven Yin: Living Concretely At The Heart Of Nature, 1995, acrylic on paper, 16" x 24"
Immortal Fire, 29" x 41," acrylic on paper, 1992
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