Painting > 2021-2022

Tortoise Mountain
Tortoise Mountain
Mixed on Panel

Tortoise Mountain is somewhere in China and two friends were snowbound there in a famous Zen koan. One of them 'woke up' to the vastness when he dropped out of his relentless striving for enlightenment. Finding and holding the seat that is the mountain has the warmth of harvest.

What is most urgent for me?
The very you that thinks you don't know.