Recent Series > 2011-2014: man is a monkey, trying to be a tree

watercolor on canvas
12 x 16 inches, 16 x 20 matted and framed

This quick watercolor sketch was the first piece in the series, it contains the pathos of the entire series. It's interesting how hard we can work trying to get back to those aboriginal moments of lucidity and understanding. That process, that backwards-to-go-forward motion, is the opposite of attrition, is the reaching of life, the ur-impulse of biology that only the true mystic can comprehend in it's entirety.