Michelle Spark

Odes to Backyard Samadhi

Hand bound limited edition book, 12 ODES, 4 Collages.
All four collages originate from a photo of my backyard……
Acrylic, x-ray, photo, on paper 12’ X16” © 2013 Michelle Spark
The odes recount the domestic world, that opens out into Dogen’s insight:

“Not a single thing exists,   yet we see in the entire universe,
nothing has ever been hidden    
~from Dogen Zenji, Eihei Koroku Japan, 1225