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Tulum, Mexico (Yucatan)
Frozen moment
Looking for food
Black Sea Storm
Among the Leaves
Sunset in Venice, 2016.
Whiskey Jack in flight, patrolling the lift line at Whistler
African Dogs
Elephant herd in the dust at dusk
Perky Mermaid of Eastport Maine
Colorful piloting aces from the UAE on MAKS-2017
The Mysterium IX
America's Oldest Trail Race
Creating. How to paint this sea scene?
A BIG Cat with an Itch
aurora in the eastfjords
Balance
The Family
Zebra in the Rain
And they're off!
A passage of the Pilgrimage Route in Koyasan
Labyrinth ...
Chained or Freed!
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The Mysterium IX

The Mysterium is a manifestation of certain fundamental entities upon which – according to my empirical perception - the world is based. I divide the world into elements of nature, civilization and metaphysics. We have contact with civilization on everyday basis. It is the result of an excessive extension of the mechanisms that we - ourselves have created to make our lives a bit more convenient. However, the growth of its structures caused that along the way we have lost the harmonic co-existence with the nature from which we emerged. So, our existence in the urban environment resulted in the perdition, or repression of nature. Metaphysics is something unspeakable. Something that is there, but remains hidden. It complements both worlds without self-identifying with any of them. While the nature and civilization affect the mind and body, metaphysics affects the soul. Undervaluation of any of the world's components contributes to the loss of human’s sense of identity. The protagonist of the presented artwork takes a journey between worlds in search of her own identity.

TAGS: Collage, Czech Republic

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Katowice, Poland
Member since 2018
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© Piotr Dudak.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2017
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2018, 4:04 p.m.
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