Original painting, acrylic on canvas 72″x60″, included the Certificate of Authenticity
“Be still” 72″x60″ (2020)
“Be Still” is a captivating painting that employs a solutionistic style to depict a powerful and contemplative scene. The artwork portrays a black lady, her eyes closed in deep prayer, standing still amidst the trials and tribulations of life.
The artist skillfully captures the essence of stillness and tranquility in the midst of adversity. The closed eyes symbolize a moment of connection with a higher power, as the woman seeks solace and guidance through prayer. Her posture exudes strength and resilience, conveying a sense of unwavering faith and determination.
Through the use of the solutionistic style, the painting presents the viewer with a problem or challenge—represented by the trials and tribulations faced by the woman—and offers a resolution through the act of prayer and stillness. This style encourages viewers to reflect on the power of spirituality and inner peace in navigating life’s difficulties.
The portrayal of a black lady in this context adds layers of meaning and significance. It highlights the strength and endurance often exhibited by individuals facing systemic challenges and discrimination. The painting serves as a poignant reminder of the resilience and spirituality that can be found within marginalized communities.
“Be Still” is a compelling artwork that invites viewers to pause, reflect, and find solace in the face of adversity. It celebrates the power of prayer, stillness, and inner strength, inspiring hope and resilience in the midst of life’s trials and tribulations.
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