Copying Sutras 47By Janine Brown
Ink, ink on mulberry paper
Dimensions: 31.8cm (H) x 45.7cm (W) / 12.5" (H) x 18" (W)
Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings.
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I usually choose a set of limitations and work on a series of variations. After experimenting with different inks and papers I settled on sumi and walnut ink on mulberry paper for this series. I work spontaneously with restraint. By diluting the ink somewhat randomly, I do not know exactly how transparent it will be until it dries. The obstacles, awkwardnesses, surprises, and adaptations reflect the passage of the period of time I work on each series. I look for a sense of spaciousness, energetic stillness, radiance, balance, luminosity, liveliness, presence. Each piece documents a moment in time, an intuition toward some sort of harmonious unknown, the integration of impulses, territory as yet unexplored.
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Based in: Berkeley, California
Janine Brown has been a working artist all of her life. From an early age she began to wonder “What is this life? What is reality?” This led to a life-long habit of reading widely and to study of Asian art and philosophy. Her primary interest has been how to …
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