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The Involuted Submergent

The Involuted Submergent

I hope this finds you and your loved ones well. Though there might be hard journeys ahead for some at this time, I feel the change of pace over the past couple of weeks has been welcomed by many. Slowing down is something I believe we can all benefit from in our fast paced society.

'Imaginal Cells II' painting time-lapse video

'Imaginal Cells II' painting time-lapse video

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Equilibria

Equilibria

 

In the West the concept of balance is often symbolized by a static set of equally positioned weighing scales.

'Equilibria' explores how, in Eastern philosophies such as Taoism, balance is not attained through a settling of energy, but via a dynamic dance between two polarized opposites. Male and female, day and night, life and death, good and bad. Neither side exists, or is set into motion, without the other, an interaction that produces the infinite fractal chess board on which the game of...


✨ Greater Manchester Art Prize 2019 - Overall Winner ✨

✨ Greater Manchester Art Prize 2019 - Overall Winner ✨

 

My painting 'Sonitus Luminis (Metanoia VI)' has been awarded Overall Winner for the Greater Manchester Art Prize 2019!

Congratulations to all the runners up Iain Andrews , Julie Cassels & Steve Oliver.

Thanks to Bolton Library and Museum for hosting a great show. And thanks to everyone at the GMArtsPrize.

The show will be on until July 5th 2019.

Signed Limited Edition prints of 'Sonitus Luminis' are still available: jamesroperart.store/sonitus-luminis


Anahata

Anahata

I'd like to present my brand new limited edition print 'Anahata', the second in a series of seven prints inspired by the Chakra points according to Hindu spiritual traditions.

In the modern Western world, the symbol for the heart is often red, and its representation is heavily weighted towards romantic love. This becomes most prevalent in our culture on Valentine’s Day, which celebrates singular love towards one person.

The heart chakra symbol represents a much more...