Sculpture – Artist Addé – Semaphoric Metaphoric Bird
Original sculpture by Addé (2015) with certificate.
- Material: mixed media.
- 404 gr. / 14.25 oz.
- Height 17cm / 6.69 in.
In Africa, birds are praised as their songs, their behaviour, their gatherings, are augural signs of forthcoming events of importance, such as rain.
Yet , as they fly in the sky, are often regarded as intercessors, mediators, literally pontives between spiritual entities or ancestors, and the people down on earth.
As such, they are expected to visit them in many forms, in dreams, in visions, or as an energetic presence.
They are then perceived figuratively or symbolically, in connection with animism. They are, in the proper sense, semaphoric…
Semaphoric metaphoric bird Sculpture by Addé.
“Semaphoric metaphoric bird” © Addé 2015
Bird metaphore dream Africa.