Asherah No. 6

Asherah No. 6

Artist: Bonnie Saland

Title: Asherah No. 6

Attribution: Asherah No. 6, 2022, Bonnie Saland

Year: 2022

Materials: Monoprint on digitalized patterning.

Dimensions: 17” h X 11” w

Image Statement: Asherah, the early “tree goddess” consort to Yahweh of the Old Testament, was banished from temple worship as Judaism evolved into a patriarchal, monolithic paradigm. This series of prints is part of a body of work and patterning exploring her meaning for contemporary worship.