24" X 48" oil on canvas
The story point ...
Sarah comes to terms with the gravity of the consequences they now face for their casual transgressions. They’ve flirted with the ancient Covenant, a distant fable that carries a warning from long ago. But it has become real, and her little sister is now banished forever.
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.