For the visible world in combination with our inner selves provides the realm where we may seek infinity for the individuality of our own souls. In the best art this search has always existed. --Max Beckman

Understanding of the Heart: A Conversation with Irene Sullivan

Understanding of the Heart: A Conversation with Irene Sullivan

Mar 17, 2016-- Irene Sullivan is an artist. She's lived in remote regions of Alaska as a nurse practitioner; her experiences with indigenous people led her to an interest in female shamanism among arctic peoples and to independent research as a Fulbright Scholar. Later she became an ordained priest in the Episcopal Church in the sub-arctic region of northern Manitoba where she served three villages of the Cree people. Shes co-author of the Dictionary of Native American Mythology. As she writes, my artwork is a response to my experiences of living an observed life of mystery, silence, research and scholarship. (7340 reads)


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