The Ori - The Connector
The Ori, The Connector
Celestial bodies pulse and release their aches
In their alignment they remember the earliest lullaby
The incantations that crackle amongst dreamscapes
Oils on illustration board
9 x 12 inches
The painting is inspired by the metaphysical concept of the Ori, which refers to one’s head, spiritual crown, consciousness, soul, personal Orisha, or the flicker of our ancestral guardian that helps plot out our destiny. They are part of my patreon, where I explore Afrofuturism, Mythology, and Fantasy that centers the African Diaspora, intersectionality, and QPOC.