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If anyone wants to know what “spirit” is, or what “God’s fragrance” means lean your head toward him or her. Keep your face there close.

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Stillness

Art becomes more powerful in this fast moving, social media enhanced, technology driven world, meaning something more to the viewer, because it exits in a different realm – the realm of the internal self. This is where we can find the place to contemplate, reflect and recharge. Art has the power to rivet us to the moment, whether, visual, word or music. When someone says – “that moved me to tears”, or “this work has replaced the air in the room”, or “it took my breath away” then they are speaking of the poetics of space both internal and external. Art is about the re-opening of a place connecting the plane of beauty to the sublime. In the next 25 years Art will more importantly be the window to that other dimension of stillness, slowing down between looking and experiencing. Art made with glass has that power. To me this work is the embodiment in one moment of all that came before, the trial and error, the techniques or invention, as it moves toward the idea fully formed - from the first thought before all of this began. It is the split second view of the eternal.

— Kathleen Mulcahy

Stillness