genARTS Silicon Valley's second-annual experimental exhibition, EMBRACE: How We Envision a World That Embraces, featured 32 Santa Clara County artists and partners with new local gallery and studios, Know Future Gallery.
gouache, acrylic, and oil pastel on wood
2 x 2 ft
I was planted here.
organic with the world, surrounded and held,
searching inside; soul to soul, heart to heart,
imagining what we can become.
“We cannot segregate the human heart from the environment outside us and say that once one of these is reformed everything will be improved. Man is organic with the world. His inner life moulds the environment and is itself also deeply affected by it. The one acts upon the other and every abiding change in the life of man is the result of these mutual reactions.”
— Shoghi Effendi, Bahá'i Writings, 1933