Marcia Bushnell - Being in Context

Being in Context

32″ x 28″    oil/canvas

“We don’t receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us or spare us.” 
– Marcel Proust

Using the pictographic art of Egypt as a model of how to image thought, I show the sacred self, the  houses it moves through in a lifetime, the turbulant sea, the accompanying serpent of discernment.