By humanizing this well-known concept and recontextualizing it the project functions a new
purpose of realizing responsibility to the environment, to oneself, and to the greater good, becoming its main point. Responsibility, to take action to create the future as humans, for each other, the earth as well as curiosity and openness towards what is Now and about to come.
For today, for us the human condition it is essential that we see listen speak, and share
ourselves openly with the environment which includes ourselves as part of that harmonious and in
one with the environment.
LISTEN. SPEAK.SEE & SHARE
My sculpture is re-contextualizing the very well-known symbol, The 3 wise monkeys which are a Japanese pictorial maxim, embodying the proverbial principle "see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil”.
17th-century 4 Wise Monkeys - As well they were believed to have incorporated Confucius’s Code of Conduct "Look not at what is contrary to propriety; listen not to what is contrary to propriety; speak not what is contrary to propriety; make no movement which is contrary to propriety”.
A commissioned Project at the Space of Kima Tulum.
As above so below it mirrors the Orion star sign, in memory of the ancient civilizations that on which land we are guests that built their pyramids and monuments in correlation to the star signs and planets.
A commentary on how we humans invade nature and space and create rather than harmony dissonance, and create glitches in the perfect harmony of nature.