For Immediate Release
August 15, 2011
Contact: Mikaela Sardo Lamarche
The Art of Pablo Amaringo, Alex Grey and Mieshiel
September 15 through October 22, 2011
Reception and Book Signing: Thursday, September 15 from 5 to 8pm
Gallery Talk: Thursday, September 22 from 5 to 8pm Talk begins at 7pm
ACA Galleries is pleased to announce Shamanic Illuminations: The Art of Pablo Amaringo, Alex Grey and Mieshiel, a group exhibition featuring the artwork of three visionary artists.
Pablo Amaringo (1938-2009) was born in Peru. He was 10 years old when he first took ayahuasca--a visionary brew used in shamanism. A severe heart illness -and the magical cure via ayahuasca-led Amaringo toward the life of a shaman
He eventually became a powerful curandero-learning the icaros, or healing songs, that the ayahuasca brew inspired in him. In 1985...