Our world half seen through cloud and haze
This work strays from an accurate representation of the earth towards an expression of its beauty.
Art provides the context to consider our world from a different point of view. In imagination we have the extraordinary gift of transporting ourselves to another place. Through Cloud We See Our Earth describes areas of land and water that are familiar, yet not clearly recognizable. We experience its beauty and consider its value far-removed from our immediate desire, our pressing need.
I ponder on how we love the qualities of our world as much as its particulars: the blue of sea, the brown of land, the green of life...