The Original Etherium Painting.
A Material Abstract, result of experimentation in allowing the medium to dictate the appearance of the painting. It is full of flow, gesture, mystery, and curiousity.
Painted Live before a lively club scene, this was one of Tariq Sabur’s earliest large scale works. It is part of his private collection and remains NFS.
Flowers are a complex expressions of nature’s beauty. Symbolic of life, abundance, and vibrancy, they are not only the face and the sigil, but the very reproductive organs of the plants they adorn.
The Lotus is a powerful symbol of life, renewal, strength in the face of adversity, and the divine in every location where it natural occurs, for its tendency to take root in the muck at the bottom of some of the least choice locations, grow through swampy and dirty waters, to blossom at the surface unmarred.
In addition for it’s peculiar ability to actually actively move to follow the sun during the course of the day, and then retreat back into the water during the night.
Medium: Acrylic wash
Owner: Tariq Sabur