Muther Watts' article questions what have left once the religion and art separated their paths. Due to our complex history and dramatic changes that our country overtook, the concepts of Religion and Art were divided from each other: By canonizing, we stop looking for answers to those questions that will never cease to haunt us.

The name of the piece "Hesychasm" presents the highest spiritual practice, which is connected to silence and complete inner concentration. This silence gives one an opportunity to see not only the reflection, but also to look deeper in search of the answers. Where to look for these answers today?

The key quotes for hesychasm from the Holy Scriptures are: "The kingdom of God is within you" (Luke 17:21). "But he who unites with the Lord is one spirit with the Lord" (cf. 1 Cor. 6:17).

This practice presents the most moral way of living.

Metal frame from the icon, mirror, mixed technique, 2017
300 x 400 mm

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