Spirit of Life

December 21, 2020  •  Leave a Comment

Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa, ItalyStaglieno Cemetery, Genoa, ItalyFlesh & Stone offers black and white fine art photography exploring the deep connection between flesh and stone in myth and art as expressed in memorial art from around the world. This image celebrates the Burrano tomb sculpted by Piero da Verna in Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa, Italy.The beautiful maiden in repose embraces the frailty of the flesh that captures the brief moment of perfection. "Cimitero Mounmentale di Staglieno, Genoa Italia"

Flesh & Stone - Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa, Italy photograph by Dennis W. Felty

"Every day I am aware of the flow and constant change; perhaps I am at the edge of discovering what more our bodies might be able to teach about the spirit of life. At least, I am always exploring and trying to understand our relationship to the whole universe."

Ruth Bernhard

 


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