Gormley was heavily influenced by his two years spent studying Buddhist meditation in India:  "Using the body as an arena is at the heart of my work: looking at the body not as an image, not as an icon to be used for its symbolic or narrative purposes, but the body as an open place of inquiry and exploration that is constantly changing, that has no defined characteristics and we just have to watch, to attend to".

Antony Gormley: Firmament - Press View

Gormley was heavily influenced by his two years spent studying Buddhist meditation in India: "Using the body as an arena is at the heart of my work: looking at the body not as an image, not as an icon to be used for its symbolic or narrative purposes, but the body as an open place of inquiry and exploration that is constantly changing, that has no defined characteristics and we just have to watch, to attend to".

"Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul." -William Hazlitt

"Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul." -William Hazlitt

This is exactly what I picture heavens angels doing the day Kai entered eternity. No ones heart was heavier than mine, but they grieved the death of my baby as if he were their own.

This is exactly what I picture heavens angels doing the day Kai entered eternity. No ones heart was heavier than mine, but they grieved the death of my baby as if he were their own.

#Happiness does not depend on what you have or who you are; it solely relies on what you think.

#Happiness does not depend on what you have or who you are; it solely relies on what you think.

Seshat (Sesha, Sesheta) was the goddess of writing and record whose name means "the one who writes." She was the patroness of all types of writing. She was also the "mistress of the house of books" and that is why she watched on libraries temples which she had designed the plans.Elle also bore the title "mistress of the house architects "because it was closely linked to ritual cord (" pedj shes ") that was used to define the location of a temple at its foundation.

Seshat (Sesha, Sesheta) was the goddess of writing and record whose name means "the one who writes." She was the patroness of all types of writing. She was also the "mistress of the house of books" and that is why she watched on libraries temples which she had designed the plans.Elle also bore the title "mistress of the house architects "because it was closely linked to ritual cord (" pedj shes ") that was used to define the location of a temple at its foundation.

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