Double overlapping heart imagery with shining light cast through them. The overlap signals the power that love has to touch the heart of another. This piece pays homage to the high spirit of Ezulie Dantor, a feminine spirit who personifies the power and perseverance of womanhood.
Original artwork by George Valris. Approaching his work as a textured painting, each section of each piece uses a different beading technique to denote depth, movement, and grain.
Haitian artist Georges Valris expands upon many hundreds of years of traditional practices to formulate his beautifully adorned, highly distinctive mixed media artworks. Known for his hand beaded, highly embellished works Valris is inspired by the rich and expansive history of Haiti as well as by his upbringing in the Vodou religion.