36" X 60" oil on canvas
The story point ...
Sarah finally knows the path to absolution – the way to obtain a pardon for Aerica and forgiveness for their sin against the Covenant. But to get that pardon, she’s forced to do something that she believes is also a sin. Can right be made from two wrongs, or is the hole just growing deeper?
Writing has long been a integral part of Mark Heine's creative process. In the pursuit of his original artistic voice, Mark's writing has evolved to become the driving force behind his work and has led him to envision a world of his own creation. Sirens, the culmination of 35 years exploration, is inspired by the sea-nymphs, made famous in Homer's Odyssey. These underwater visions of mythological muse are rooted in the moments of an ongoing and developing fictional narrative. This complex narrative, involving human evolution and our natural environment, is the unifying conceptual thread that ties these surreal visions.