Artwork by Aberjhani is currently being assembled for publication in a forthcoming artbook on the coronavirus pandemic and featuring writings by authors from around the world. To keep up with developments on the project please visit the artist-author at Bright Skylark Literary Productions.
Sunrise in the Valley of Compassion poster by Aberjhani. Our posters are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All posters include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.
“Compassion crowns the soul with its truest victory.”... more
“Compassion crowns the soul with its truest victory.”
---from the poem “Angel of Healing: for the Living, the Dying, and the Praying” published in the book THE RIVER OF WINGED DREAMS.
I keep feeling like a greater more mindful application of compassion towards each other might be the single biggest silver lining behind the toxic cloud of the coronavirus which has defined our collective experience of the year 2020. “Sunrise in the Valley of Compassion” is a celebration of our capacity to increase the best within us when confronted by the worst which life throws our way.
In this image, the polychromatic light-waves of yellow, red, teal, blue, and orange are framed by shadows of darker hues with a blaze of yellow-white emerging out of the upper right corner. Symbolically speaking, the source of one advancing wave of luminous color is the natural universe as seen when dawn breaks, and the second represents our repeated determination to “do better” by each other when it...
After being born and raised in the southeastern United States, I spent many years, while pursuing my education and serving in the U.S. Air Force, traveling around America and the world. Much of that story is told in my recent book releases, Greeting Flannery OConnor at the Back Door of My Mind and Dreams of the Immortal City Savannah. Artwork by me is featured on the cover of both books.
My last 3 public exhibits were at the Savannah/Hilton Head Airport Art Gallery in Savannah, Georgia, USA, and during a cultural arts event in the historic Lafayette Square in the same city. I am currently completing an artbook project on the COVID-19 pandemic with text contributions from writers around the world.
My original Silk-Featherbrush Artstyle...