Origins @ Parlor Gallery + Interview with Hannah Yata and Jean-Pierre Arboleda

Two of my favourite artists are coming together for a show called ‘Origins’ this September at Parlor Gallery. Jean-Pierre Arboleda and Hannah Yata were inspired after reading John Allegro’s “The Sacred Mushroom and the Cross”. During our interview, Hannah and Jean talk in more detail about what drew them to create the show around the book, and if you know Hannah and Jean’s works it’s not hard to see how a connection was made to focus on John Allegro’s concepts and ideas. Both Hannah and Jean’s works are incredibly moving and thoughtful. Although visually different in their styles, there is always a deeply apparent narrative, that nurtures and supports the living breathing world around us. It isn’t as easy to turn away from the bright, beautiful vibrancy of Hannah’s pieces or those adorable, big eyed creatures … Continue reading Origins @ Parlor Gallery + Interview with Hannah Yata and Jean-Pierre Arboleda