JE NE COMPRENDS PAS

je ne comprends pas painting

One of my preliminary paintings from Monet’s Garden, “Je ne comprends pas.”

I don’t understand. Being misunderstood is one of the loneliest and most frustrating things in world.  People say “I don’t understand art but I know what I like.”

Unlike most people, artists are used to being misunderstood. The Impressionists banded together because of the lack of public understanding.

And Jesus often said “Do you still not understand?” How could the disciples and we with darkened minds and hearts understand “The Light of the World?”

Yet it takes faith to follow and persevere when you don’t understand. Je ne comprends pas…

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