As above, so below, as within, so without, as the universe, so the soul.”
– Hermes Trismegistus
“The same principles and patterns that explain the physical world (energy, light, vibration, motion) correspond to the nonphysical universe. Within the microcosm and macrocosm are similar properties.
For example, the entire universe is 99.99999% space, so are atoms. Our solar system, which is a macrocosm of planets, stars, and moons is similar to an atom, which is a microcosm of protons, electrons, and neutrons. Both are mostly empty space. An atom consists of a central large charged body around which other smaller electrons revolve, just like the planets orbit the sun. An atom also has its own spin and so does a planet (rotation). An atom is stable in itself just like our Solar system. Many atoms combined form a molecule as different solar systems combined form a galaxy. This principle can be found repeatedly throughout nature.
What we perceive externally is a projection of the internal processes of consciousness. Anything that can be imagined by the mind is possible to be experienced in the physical world.
All souls are connected to the oneness of the universe. The whole of creation branches out into individual souls, receiving energy feedback in the form of the vibrations we emit. Everything we do affects each other, our planet, and the universe. We can heal our environment if we first heal ourselves.
Jessica Dunegan was born in Charleston, South Carolina in 1977. She received her B.A. in Sociology and Studio Art from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. After working as a gallerist with internationally renowned contemporary artists at The Lowe Gallery and Lanoue Fine Art, she immersed herself in her own work and has been a successful full-time artist for ten years. Dedicated experimentation led to her unique process of painting in layers of liquid resin. Dunegan’s paintings have been exhibited and auctioned throughout the East Coast, including the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, The Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, and Hubert Gallery in Manhattan.
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B.A. in Sociology and Studio Art, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
The South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts, Furman University, Greenville, SC
2004 – 2007
Assistant Director, Lanoue Fine Art, Boston, MA
2000 – 2003
Gallery Manager, The Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Gold Gallery, Boston, MA
Robert Lange Studios, Charleston, SC
KH Fine Art Projects, New York, NY