PP61 - Ecclesiastes
XL painting. Contrasted and vibrant inspired by the Bishop from the Parisian Armenian Church. Very spiritual and peaceful harmony of colors, let’s get transported by the mystery of Creation and the Angels…
Theme: Flowing Painting
Series: Presence painting season 9
Date of completion: 2012
Place of realisation: Paris - Bibliothèque de France
Signature: Bottom right James Arax
Mixed technique: Colored and gold pigments, white acrylique, glue, orange&blue&velvet ink on canvas
Support: Nylon canvas
Size: 79x67in I 200x170cm
Area: 3,4m2 Height: 2,00m Width: 1,7m
… In the top right quarter there are angels in the clouds. In the top left quarter there is the cross of the Armenian Bishop. The color purple is the color of Bishop’s robe. James wrote in the white paint the address of the Armenian Church located besides Avenue Montaigne and the Champs Elysées in Paris. The Bishop wrote few words in Armenian alphabet.
֍ԱԲԳԴԵԶԷԸԹԺԻԼԽԾԿՀՁՂՃՄՅՆՇՈՉՊՋՌՍՎՏՐՑՒՓՔՕՖ֍ Very beautiful letters. It was developed around 405 AD by Mesrop Mashtots, an Armenian linguist and ecclesiastical leader.
« VANITAS, VANITUM, OMNIA VANITAS» Ecclesiastes.
The artistic result is generous and timeless! Inspired by talks about the mystery of Creation.