A fantasy rendition of Kali. She stands upon an altar of skulls and skeletons. The protruding pieces behind her, almost like an exquisite head dress, are also reminiscent of Kali's many arms, and she raises her own arms among them. The Morrigan
This depiction of Kali and Shiva references the human experience of death. Kali, who represents dissolution mates with Shiva, who represents creation. She drives him mad and he forgets who he is. For a time, Shiva is lost. Such is death.
Bruce Holwerda’s Daybreak (via his webpage). I trekked out to the Des Moines Arts Festival last Saturday and took a gander. Holwerda’s work was the show’s standout, as far as I’m concerned. The freedom of the colors’ application, in conjunction with.