"The Humbling of Indra" - Works By Dennis Evans
Reception: September 12th, 2013 from 5:30 - 8:30
Closes: October 5th, 2013
"This is a collection of paintings from the series called 'The Book of the Cosmos'. The paintings are shrines to the great thinkers and cosmologists who through out time have attempted to explain the profundities of creation, from Genesis to Higgs and the scientists at the Large Hadron Collider.
And who then watch, humbled....just as Indra was humbled, as the universe reveals another secret, yet to be explained, thus dashing again their valiant efforts to explain the Cosmos.
The reference to Indra is a Hindu story about how Indra became too prideful and was humbled when he realized every time Brahma blinked another new universe was created with another Indra...... Blink......"