Artist Statement: O DAWN OF THE EAST, brightness of the light eternal, and Sun of Justice: Come, and enlighten them that sit in darkness and in the shadow of death. — Psalm 19:6-7.
The word icon means image. Icons have a visual force of their own, a truth to convey, beauty to be revealed and finally a message. The beauty and truth found in the image of humanity is valuable and worth preserving as we grow towards a better understanding of our divine nature.