the fifth book

IL QUINTO LIBRO

[Graphic novel] 
Daniele Di Luca 
Palermo 2015

18 tables
Ink on paper
33 x 42 cm

From neurobiology to shamanism, the first is the science that studies the neuronal intelligence of plants, the second is who feeds with plants to be nourished with knowledge. These the starting premises to propose another kind of equally complex intelligence, conscious and unexpected, the one of the internal organs of the human body. The organs are translated into plants, a juxtaposition that suggests the organ itself to be not only potentially capable of own life, but equally intelligent. To consider ourselves assembled by intelligent beings gives us opportunity for a more comprehensive self-perception, a more genuine internal dialogue and opportunity for a concreter spirituality