unio mystica

about "The Waterman" 2

(funny to have finished my depiction of Jesus Christ so close to Easter. I swear it was not on purpose. but the muses sometimes like coincidences. or, if you prefer, synchronicities.) well, it’s finally done, the first part of my most ambitious project so far. it’s the middle panel of The Waterman triptych, called Unio Mystica. it is a work full of symbolism and it’s impossible to unfold each one of them here, since each symbol leads to a myriad of things, either Bible passages or occult teachings. (anyway, long […]

The Waterman: Unio Mystica 1

Watercolor on illustration board,15 x 202009$480 Middle panel of The Waterman triptych. I can see the King coming.Naked and bright, like all the truths should be.Simple and strong, with stars in his eyes,and heart of petals, bathing the ground. I can see the King coming,and he comes barefoot, hair in the wind,with no jewels or swords,like a simple man,bringing drinking water on his shoulders.His hands carry the roses that blossom in the cross,and his crown is a thousand petals lotus.The King smiles, he is beautifuland from his mouth lilies sprout,and […]