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Self-Soothing Meditation


Self-Soothing Meditation

The Earth 12: El Abrazo (The Embrace) is part of a suite of 14 lithographs from 1969 titled The Earth by Spanish artist Rafael Canogar that addressed the global conflicts of the time. Rather than specifying a particular event, he created a universal account. Here, we see anonymous figures huddled together in comfort. Devoid of context, the act of embrace is amplified and the consoling touch of the hand is highlighted. Take a moment to consider the powerful effect of touch.

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