"Neophytes Of The Galactic Oracle" by Michael C. Turner
Copyright 2008 ~ Galactic Visions Space Art"
Acrylic on beveled gallery wrap canvas ~ 48"X60" using traditional bristle brush techniques
A jetting/quasar galaxy, viewed along its galactic plane (edge on view), dominates this scene of an exotic galactic satellite cluster. A nomadic group of intergalactic asteroids, created from the collision of rogue planets pays homage to their new gravitational master, The Galactic Oracle," as "Neophytes passing though the outer fringes of its outer sanctum . . . with time they shall be part of the galactic inner sanctum as the galaxy's gravitational incantations initiates them into a new realm . . .
(Please see my "Mysterious Galactic Legends" deviation[link]
for another view of this galaxy . . . they are actually companion pieces even though the views are light years apart). "Neophytes" was used in conjunction with The Planetary Society and IAAA (International Association Of Astronomical Artists) space art exhibit in Pasadena California for the Mars Pathfinder Mission.
May All Your Visions Be Galactic Visions ~ Michael C. Turner