The Eye of God

The Hubble Spacecraft’s image of the Helix Nebula is my inspiration in this piece.  Little did I know until recently that it can, with the right conditions, explode in light with a well-directed torch – It’s like a before and after mosaic (two in one) of truly knowing God!

MATERIALS: Assorted Glass, Cement Sheeting, Mirror, Grout and Adhesive

Size: 850mm x 625mm x 12mm (including frame)

2007 – Royal Melbourne Show – 1st prize Mosaic

2007 – Royal Melbourne Show – Best Glass Art in 5 Categories

NB:  Permission gathered from NASA to reproduce this image in Mosaic

In the image below you can see the dramatic effect light has on this piece as you move the slider across