The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail: bear-pony sitting under an apple tree beneath an ocean of wind]

"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

 

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail: lion roaring karats]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

 

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail: kids & chicks]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, scene 1 of 8

[detail: hooves within pink sphinx paws]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail:blue beaked parrot singing of dew]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail: a giant flat nosed, cotton mouth cat displaying very sharp teeth for a swath of miniature dancing deer.]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail: a black glittering ocean]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail: beneath the earth]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 2 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 2 of 8

"Scene 2 of 8, The Battle of Mara - The Deep Dark Forest of Nights | Dusk On the Edge of The Himaphan Forest, Where All Gods, Spirits, Divs, Creatures, Shadows, Demon Hearts & the Greatest Love of All, Live, and Wait"

48 x 48 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, 12k white gold, handset tinsel glitter, resin, wax and graphite on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 2 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 2 of 8

[detail: baby coyote howling the night wind]

"Scene 2 of 8, The Battle of Mara - The Deep Dark Forest of Nights | Dusk On the Edge of The Himaphan Forest, Where All Gods, Spirits, Divs, Creatures, Shadows, Demon Hearts & the Greatest Love of All, Live, and Wait"

48 x 48 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, 12k white gold, handset tinsel glitter, resin, wax and graphite on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 3 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 3 of 8

"Scene 3 of 8, The Battle of Mara — Inside Mount Meru | Beneath the Base of the Darkest Forest of All, Shadows Bellow the Night | In the Coldest Moment of All, a Kid Breathes Gently of a Bunny" // 39.25 x 31.25 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, lapis lazuli, wax, graphite and resin on canvas panel

The Battle of Mara, Scene 3 o 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 3 o 8

[Detail: bear bird, white deer]
"Scene 3 of 8, The Battle of Mara — Inside Mount Meru | Beneath the Base of the Darkest Forest of All, Shadows Bellow the Night | In the Coldest Moment of All, a Kid Breathes Gently of a Bunny" // 39.25 x 31.25 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, lapis lazuli, wax, graphite and resin on canvas panel

The Battle of Mara, Scene 3 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 3 of 8

[Detail: the night air whispering above a feather crowned, blackened deer]

"Scene 3 of 8, The Battle of Mara — Inside Mount Meru | Beneath the Base of the Darkest Forest of All, Shadows Bellow the Night | In the Coldest Moment of All, a Kid Breathes Gently of a Bunny" // 39.25 x 31.25 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, lapis lazuli, wax, graphite and resin on canvas panel

The Battle of Mara, Scene 4 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 4 of 8

 "Scene 4 of 8, The Battle of Mara— Forest of Nights, a Bunbun to a Doe | A Kid and Kit's Soft Whispers Accrue into a Very Deep Pool of Dew | Streams of Wind Swallow the Cold Roar, Dawn Dribbles Out, and for a Moment, Dewy Eyed Monsters Span All Colors of the Earth"

41.75 x 33 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, 12k white gold, wax, copper, hand set glitter, lapis lazuli, graphite and resin on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 4 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 4 of 8

[detail: the baby lamb oversees the night emitting moonlight]
"Scene 4 of 8, The Battle of Mara— Forest of Nights, a Bunbun to a Doe | A Kid and Kit's Soft Whispers Accrue into a Very Deep Pool of Dew | Streams of Wind Swallow the Cold Roar, Dawn Dribbles Out, and for a Moment, Dewy Eyed Monsters Span All Colors of the Earth"

41.75 x 33 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, 12k white gold, wax, copper, hand set glitter, lapis lazuli, graphite and resin on canvas

The Battle of Mara, Scene 5 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 5 of 8

"Scene 5 of 8, The Battle of Mara — The air | So light, so strong; the song of the Red Garuda turns shadows into lines and blows the bottom of the mountain into day | The bull and the bear run into syrup"

60 x 44 inches

Oil, resin, glass, quartz, graphite, powdered pigment and wax on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 5 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 5 of 8

[detail: the tornado that whipped up a fawn]
"Scene 5 0f 8, The Battle of Mara - The air | So light, so strong; the song of the Red Garuda turns shadows into lines and blows the bottom of the mountain into day | The bull and the bear run into syrup"

60 x 44 inches

Oil, resin, glass, quartz, graphite, powdered pigment and wax on silk

2015
 

The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8

"Scene 6 of 8, The Battle of Mara — The brightest moment of day, thick like honey | The Red Garuda's wing casts a shadow larger than all things can bear, the world shimmers into song | The open mouthed monster of a mountain eats their sound, bowing down under streams of rainbow until he becomes all colors and the melody itself | The bittersweet love of monsters"

60 x 50 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, graphite, wax, 22k gold and enamel on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8

[detail]
"Scene 6 of 8, The Battle of Mara - The brightest moment of day, thick like honey | The Red Garuda's wing casts a shadow larger than all things can bear, the world shimmers into song | The open mouthed monster of a mountain eats their sound, bowing down under streams of rainbow until he becomes all colors and the melody itself | The bittersweet love of monsters"

60 x 50 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, graphite, wax, 22k gold and enamel on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8

[detail: the moon in a pink saddle]
"Scene 6 of 8, The Battle of Mara - The brightest moment of day, thick like honey | The Red Garuda's wing casts a shadow larger than all things can bear, the world shimmers into song | The open mouthed monster of a mountain eats their sound, bowing down under streams of rainbow until he becomes all colors and the melody itself | The bittersweet love of monsters"

60 x 50 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, graphite, wax, 22k gold and ename

The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8

[detail: blue monster screaming of clouds]
"Scene 6 of 8, The Battle of Mara - The brightest moment of day, thick like honey | The Red Garuda's wing casts a shadow larger than all things can bear, the world shimmers into song | The open mouthed monster of a mountain eats their sound, bowing down under streams of rainbow until he becomes all colors and the melody itself | The bittersweet love of monsters"

60 x 50 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, graphite, wax, 22k gold and

The Battle of Mara, Scene 7 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 7 of 8

"Scene 7 of 8, The Battle of Mara — On top of the mountain among the trees, the cat and the peacock watch the winding of Alexander?s band | Under foot of a wild pony, baby bull-bear drinks the sea"

62 x 46 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, resin, wax, charcoal, conte, graphite and powdered pigment on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 7 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 7 of 8

[detail: baby bull bear drinks dew]
"Scene 7 of 8, The Battle of Mara — On top of the mountain among the trees, the cat and the peacock watch the winding of Alexander?s band | Under foot of a wild pony, baby bull-bear drinks the sea"

62 x 46 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, resin, wax, charcoal, conte, graphite and powdered pigment on silk

2015

 

The Battle of Mara, Scene 7 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 7 of 8

[detail: the lion speaking bunny]
"Scene 7 of 8, The Battle of Mara - On top of the mountain among the trees, the cat and the peacock watch the winding of Alexander?s band | Under foot of a wild pony, baby bull-bear drinks the sea"

62 x 46 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, resin, wax, charcoal, conte, graphite and powdered pigment on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 8 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 8 of 8

"Scene 8 of 8, The Battle of Mara — On top of the mountain above the trees, in the belly of a golden fawn | All living things fold back into the air & the kid from which they came| Back to the beginning"

50 x 60 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, wax and graphite on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 8 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 8 of 8

[detail: a big pile of dew]
"Scene 8 of 8, The Battle of Mara — On top of the mountain above the trees, in the belly of a golden fawn | All living things fold back into the air & the kid from which they came| Back to the beginning"

50 x 60 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, wax and graphite on silk

2015

 

The Battle of Mara, Scene 8 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 8 of 8

[detail: the monster inside a big pile of dew]
"Scene 8 of 8, The Battle of Mara — On top of the mountain above the trees, in the belly of a golden fawn | All living things fold back into the air & the kid from which they came| Back to the beginning"

50 x 60 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, wax and graphite on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, scene 8 of 8
The Battle of Mara, scene 8 of 8

[detail: kitten frozen by song]
"Scene 8 of 8, The Battle of Mara — On top of the mountain above the trees, in the belly of a golden fawn | All living things fold back into the air & the kid from which they came| Back to the beginning"

50 x 60 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, wax and graphite on silk

2015

Oil study #1, Day
Oil study #1, Day

Oil Study 1, The Battle of Mara - Daytime shadows

35.5 x 33.5 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, resin, wax and graphite on linen

2015

Oil study #2, Night
Oil study #2, Night

Oil Study 2, The Battle of Mara - Nightime Shadows

18 x 24 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, graphite, and wax on linen

2015

Scene 1 of 8
Scene 1 of 8

1. MAN OF LA MANCHA: THE MEETING OF LAYLA AND MAJNUN IN THE DESERT SURROUNDED BY WILD ANIMALS

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, swarovsky crystal, glass, mica, pewter, stainless steel, biotit, cotton flocking, copper, antique glitter, egg, graphite, resin, and wax on linen panel

36 x 24 inches

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Scene 3 of 8
Scene 3 of 8

3. FURTHER STILL AND DIRECTLY UP ABOVE: IN THE DEEP DARK FOREST OF NIGHT SHIRIN HOWLS BLOOD AND TURNS THE RIVER RED - A NIGHTMARE IS BORN.

Powdered pigment, oil, resin, wax, enamel, graphite, linen, antiuqe glitter, interference pigment, glass, lapis lazuli on linen

24 x 24 inches

 

Scene 4/5 of 8
Scene 4/5 of 8

4 & 5. EVEN FURTHER STILL, INSIDE, UP ABOVE, BACKWARDS AND ALL OVER: TIME STANDS STILL.

Powdered pigment, oil, resin, wax, 22k gold, copper, glass, lapis lazuli, mica, 12k white gold, interference pigment, oyster shell, stainless steel, glitter on linen

Diptych 24 x 48 inches

 

Scene 2 of 8
Scene 2 of 8

2. FURTHER: LEILI THROWS DOWN DIVS | MAJNUN ECLIPSES THE FIVE FACED DRAGON KNIGHT

Powdered pigment, oil, resin, wax, lapis lazuli, 22k gold, 12k white gold, mica, glass, interference pigment, glitter, magnetite, mountain crystal and graphite on linen

24 x 48 inches

Scene 6 of 8
Scene 6 of 8

6. DAWN: IN AN APPLE ORCHARD BABABA & SHU ARE HUMMING OF DIV FOG RIGHT THIS VERY SECOND

Powdered pigment, oil, resin, wax, 12k gold, glitter,interference pigment, glass, mica, cotton flocking, and graphite on linen

22 x 28 inches

 

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Scene 8 of 8
Scene 8 of 8

"Even closer still: divclouds and the fraction of a second that it all began"

24 x 36 inches

Powdered pigment, 22k gold, 23k gold, lapis lazuli, wax, resin, oil, glass, mica and graphite on linen

2013

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Scene 7 of 8
Scene 7 of 8

"Daybreak: Powwow of a golden canopy, the clouds above midnight"

36 x 36 inches

Powdered pigment, oil, resin, wax, glitter, glass, mica and interference pigment on silk

2013

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The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
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The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 2 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 2 of 8
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The Battle of Mara, Scene 3 o 8
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The Battle of Mara, Scene 4 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 4 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 5 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 5 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8
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The Battle of Mara, Scene 7 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 7 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 8 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 8 of 8
The Battle of Mara, Scene 8 of 8
The Battle of Mara, scene 8 of 8
Oil study #1, Day
Oil study #2, Night
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The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail: bear-pony sitting under an apple tree beneath an ocean of wind]

"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

 

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail: lion roaring karats]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

 

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail: kids & chicks]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, scene 1 of 8

[detail: hooves within pink sphinx paws]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail:blue beaked parrot singing of dew]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail: a giant flat nosed, cotton mouth cat displaying very sharp teeth for a swath of miniature dancing deer.]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail: a black glittering ocean]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 1 of 8

[detail: beneath the earth]
"Scene 1 of 8, The Battle of Mara - For You I Love More"

108 x 84 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, glass, pewter, magnetite, mountain crystal, quartz, graphite, copper, resin and wax on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 2 of 8

"Scene 2 of 8, The Battle of Mara - The Deep Dark Forest of Nights | Dusk On the Edge of The Himaphan Forest, Where All Gods, Spirits, Divs, Creatures, Shadows, Demon Hearts & the Greatest Love of All, Live, and Wait"

48 x 48 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, 12k white gold, handset tinsel glitter, resin, wax and graphite on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 2 of 8

[detail: baby coyote howling the night wind]

"Scene 2 of 8, The Battle of Mara - The Deep Dark Forest of Nights | Dusk On the Edge of The Himaphan Forest, Where All Gods, Spirits, Divs, Creatures, Shadows, Demon Hearts & the Greatest Love of All, Live, and Wait"

48 x 48 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, 12k white gold, handset tinsel glitter, resin, wax and graphite on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 3 of 8

"Scene 3 of 8, The Battle of Mara — Inside Mount Meru | Beneath the Base of the Darkest Forest of All, Shadows Bellow the Night | In the Coldest Moment of All, a Kid Breathes Gently of a Bunny" // 39.25 x 31.25 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, lapis lazuli, wax, graphite and resin on canvas panel

The Battle of Mara, Scene 3 o 8

[Detail: bear bird, white deer]
"Scene 3 of 8, The Battle of Mara — Inside Mount Meru | Beneath the Base of the Darkest Forest of All, Shadows Bellow the Night | In the Coldest Moment of All, a Kid Breathes Gently of a Bunny" // 39.25 x 31.25 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, lapis lazuli, wax, graphite and resin on canvas panel

The Battle of Mara, Scene 3 of 8

[Detail: the night air whispering above a feather crowned, blackened deer]

"Scene 3 of 8, The Battle of Mara — Inside Mount Meru | Beneath the Base of the Darkest Forest of All, Shadows Bellow the Night | In the Coldest Moment of All, a Kid Breathes Gently of a Bunny" // 39.25 x 31.25 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, lapis lazuli, wax, graphite and resin on canvas panel

The Battle of Mara, Scene 4 of 8

 "Scene 4 of 8, The Battle of Mara— Forest of Nights, a Bunbun to a Doe | A Kid and Kit's Soft Whispers Accrue into a Very Deep Pool of Dew | Streams of Wind Swallow the Cold Roar, Dawn Dribbles Out, and for a Moment, Dewy Eyed Monsters Span All Colors of the Earth"

41.75 x 33 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, 12k white gold, wax, copper, hand set glitter, lapis lazuli, graphite and resin on canvas

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 4 of 8

[detail: the baby lamb oversees the night emitting moonlight]
"Scene 4 of 8, The Battle of Mara— Forest of Nights, a Bunbun to a Doe | A Kid and Kit's Soft Whispers Accrue into a Very Deep Pool of Dew | Streams of Wind Swallow the Cold Roar, Dawn Dribbles Out, and for a Moment, Dewy Eyed Monsters Span All Colors of the Earth"

41.75 x 33 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, powdered pigment, 12k white gold, wax, copper, hand set glitter, lapis lazuli, graphite and resin on canvas

The Battle of Mara, Scene 5 of 8

"Scene 5 of 8, The Battle of Mara — The air | So light, so strong; the song of the Red Garuda turns shadows into lines and blows the bottom of the mountain into day | The bull and the bear run into syrup"

60 x 44 inches

Oil, resin, glass, quartz, graphite, powdered pigment and wax on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 5 of 8

[detail: the tornado that whipped up a fawn]
"Scene 5 0f 8, The Battle of Mara - The air | So light, so strong; the song of the Red Garuda turns shadows into lines and blows the bottom of the mountain into day | The bull and the bear run into syrup"

60 x 44 inches

Oil, resin, glass, quartz, graphite, powdered pigment and wax on silk

2015
 

The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8

"Scene 6 of 8, The Battle of Mara — The brightest moment of day, thick like honey | The Red Garuda's wing casts a shadow larger than all things can bear, the world shimmers into song | The open mouthed monster of a mountain eats their sound, bowing down under streams of rainbow until he becomes all colors and the melody itself | The bittersweet love of monsters"

60 x 50 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, graphite, wax, 22k gold and enamel on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8

[detail]
"Scene 6 of 8, The Battle of Mara - The brightest moment of day, thick like honey | The Red Garuda's wing casts a shadow larger than all things can bear, the world shimmers into song | The open mouthed monster of a mountain eats their sound, bowing down under streams of rainbow until he becomes all colors and the melody itself | The bittersweet love of monsters"

60 x 50 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, graphite, wax, 22k gold and enamel on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8

[detail: the moon in a pink saddle]
"Scene 6 of 8, The Battle of Mara - The brightest moment of day, thick like honey | The Red Garuda's wing casts a shadow larger than all things can bear, the world shimmers into song | The open mouthed monster of a mountain eats their sound, bowing down under streams of rainbow until he becomes all colors and the melody itself | The bittersweet love of monsters"

60 x 50 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, graphite, wax, 22k gold and ename

The Battle of Mara, Scene 6 of 8

[detail: blue monster screaming of clouds]
"Scene 6 of 8, The Battle of Mara - The brightest moment of day, thick like honey | The Red Garuda's wing casts a shadow larger than all things can bear, the world shimmers into song | The open mouthed monster of a mountain eats their sound, bowing down under streams of rainbow until he becomes all colors and the melody itself | The bittersweet love of monsters"

60 x 50 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, graphite, wax, 22k gold and

The Battle of Mara, Scene 7 of 8

"Scene 7 of 8, The Battle of Mara — On top of the mountain among the trees, the cat and the peacock watch the winding of Alexander?s band | Under foot of a wild pony, baby bull-bear drinks the sea"

62 x 46 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, resin, wax, charcoal, conte, graphite and powdered pigment on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 7 of 8

[detail: baby bull bear drinks dew]
"Scene 7 of 8, The Battle of Mara — On top of the mountain among the trees, the cat and the peacock watch the winding of Alexander?s band | Under foot of a wild pony, baby bull-bear drinks the sea"

62 x 46 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, resin, wax, charcoal, conte, graphite and powdered pigment on silk

2015

 

The Battle of Mara, Scene 7 of 8

[detail: the lion speaking bunny]
"Scene 7 of 8, The Battle of Mara - On top of the mountain among the trees, the cat and the peacock watch the winding of Alexander?s band | Under foot of a wild pony, baby bull-bear drinks the sea"

62 x 46 inches

Oil, glass, quartz, resin, wax, charcoal, conte, graphite and powdered pigment on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 8 of 8

"Scene 8 of 8, The Battle of Mara — On top of the mountain above the trees, in the belly of a golden fawn | All living things fold back into the air & the kid from which they came| Back to the beginning"

50 x 60 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, wax and graphite on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, Scene 8 of 8

[detail: a big pile of dew]
"Scene 8 of 8, The Battle of Mara — On top of the mountain above the trees, in the belly of a golden fawn | All living things fold back into the air & the kid from which they came| Back to the beginning"

50 x 60 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, wax and graphite on silk

2015

 

The Battle of Mara, Scene 8 of 8

[detail: the monster inside a big pile of dew]
"Scene 8 of 8, The Battle of Mara — On top of the mountain above the trees, in the belly of a golden fawn | All living things fold back into the air & the kid from which they came| Back to the beginning"

50 x 60 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, wax and graphite on silk

2015

The Battle of Mara, scene 8 of 8

[detail: kitten frozen by song]
"Scene 8 of 8, The Battle of Mara — On top of the mountain above the trees, in the belly of a golden fawn | All living things fold back into the air & the kid from which they came| Back to the beginning"

50 x 60 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, quartz, resin, wax and graphite on silk

2015

Oil study #1, Day

Oil Study 1, The Battle of Mara - Daytime shadows

35.5 x 33.5 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, glass, resin, wax and graphite on linen

2015

Oil study #2, Night

Oil Study 2, The Battle of Mara - Nightime Shadows

18 x 24 inches

Oil, powdered pigment, graphite, and wax on linen

2015

Scene 1 of 8

1. MAN OF LA MANCHA: THE MEETING OF LAYLA AND MAJNUN IN THE DESERT SURROUNDED BY WILD ANIMALS

Oil, powdered pigment, 22k gold, 12k white gold, lapis lazuli, swarovsky crystal, glass, mica, pewter, stainless steel, biotit, cotton flocking, copper, antique glitter, egg, graphite, resin, and wax on linen panel

36 x 24 inches

Scene 3 of 8

3. FURTHER STILL AND DIRECTLY UP ABOVE: IN THE DEEP DARK FOREST OF NIGHT SHIRIN HOWLS BLOOD AND TURNS THE RIVER RED - A NIGHTMARE IS BORN.

Powdered pigment, oil, resin, wax, enamel, graphite, linen, antiuqe glitter, interference pigment, glass, lapis lazuli on linen

24 x 24 inches

 

Scene 4/5 of 8

4 & 5. EVEN FURTHER STILL, INSIDE, UP ABOVE, BACKWARDS AND ALL OVER: TIME STANDS STILL.

Powdered pigment, oil, resin, wax, 22k gold, copper, glass, lapis lazuli, mica, 12k white gold, interference pigment, oyster shell, stainless steel, glitter on linen

Diptych 24 x 48 inches

 

Scene 2 of 8

2. FURTHER: LEILI THROWS DOWN DIVS | MAJNUN ECLIPSES THE FIVE FACED DRAGON KNIGHT

Powdered pigment, oil, resin, wax, lapis lazuli, 22k gold, 12k white gold, mica, glass, interference pigment, glitter, magnetite, mountain crystal and graphite on linen

24 x 48 inches

Scene 6 of 8

6. DAWN: IN AN APPLE ORCHARD BABABA & SHU ARE HUMMING OF DIV FOG RIGHT THIS VERY SECOND

Powdered pigment, oil, resin, wax, 12k gold, glitter,interference pigment, glass, mica, cotton flocking, and graphite on linen

22 x 28 inches

 

Scene 8 of 8

"Even closer still: divclouds and the fraction of a second that it all began"

24 x 36 inches

Powdered pigment, 22k gold, 23k gold, lapis lazuli, wax, resin, oil, glass, mica and graphite on linen

2013

Scene 7 of 8

"Daybreak: Powwow of a golden canopy, the clouds above midnight"

36 x 36 inches

Powdered pigment, oil, resin, wax, glitter, glass, mica and interference pigment on silk

2013

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